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Obituary Notices 1999 Part 4

Information was read, recorded and transcribed by IVY F. BENOIT. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there may be typographical errors.
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JOHNSON, Gus StanleyDeer Lake July 6th, 1948 - October 27th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gus Stanley Johnson announce his passing on Wednesday, October 27th, 1999 at his family residence in his 51st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife June (nee Butt); one son Shane and one brother Neville and wife Lise of Ontario; his mother and father-in-law Elizabeth and Russell Butt of Cormack; six brothers-in-law: Jim (Mary) of Cormack, Randy (Elaine) of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Arch, Brian (Elaine), Paul (Rose) all of Cormack and Raymond (Masie) of Fort McMurray, Alberta; one sister-in-law Bonnie (Mrs. Garland Paul) of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son Chad and his parents Leroy and Edith. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 53 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today Friday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church with Rev. Newbury officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wight's Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts". Friday, October 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MARCHE, WallacePiccadilly, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wallace Marche announce his passing on Thursday, October 28th, 1999 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville at the age of 71 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Zetha; eight sons: Wilfred (Rita), Roddy, Morris (Fay), all of Piccadilly; Hillary (Linda), West Bay; Ken, Toronto; Wallace, Jr. and Gerard of Halifax, NS; Dennis (Patsy), Mainland; seven daughters: Mercedes (Dave), Rona (Pat), Rita (Richard), Sheila (Neil), Tracy (Chris), all of Piccadilly; Susan (Gerald), PEI; Joselyn (Darell), Toronto; 26 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; one brother : Howard (Emily) Marche, Red Brook; three sisters: Mary Jesso, Toronto; Maggie Rubia and Jeneive Young, both of Red Brook; and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his sons, Jervis and Kevin; brothers, Edward and Albert; sisters: Angela, Ethel, Lena, Josephine, Rita and Annie. The family will be receiving friends from Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church in Piccadilly beginning Friday at 10:00 a.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday, October 30th at 2:00 p.m. with Father Patrey officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 25 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville. Friday, October 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LEE, Mary RosellaBay St. George Seniors Home Stephenville Crossing, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Rosella Lee announce her passing on Wednesday, October 27th, 1999 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville at the age of 69 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories five daughters: Margaret White, Melinda Hurley and Rosemary (Mrs. Joseph Hurley, Jr.), all of Baie Verte; Madonna (Mrs. Edward Lewis), Conception Bay; Anita (Mrs. Edward Parker), Sanford, Maine, USA; four sons: John (Carolyn), Fort McMurray, AB; Fintan (Patricia) and Gerard (Sheila), both of North York, ON, George (Vanessa), Stephenville; 18 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Susan Gaulton, Labrador City and Cecilia (Mrs. William White), Lewisporte; three brothers: William (Rose) Jones and Thomas (Cynthia) Jones, both of Kippens; Leo Jones, Brampton, ON and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Ronald, December 20th, 1978; her son Ronald Joseph, parents Leo and Philomina Jones; her sister, Hilda Kervin and brother, Rudolph Jones. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 25 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville, Thursday 7-9 p.m., Friday 2-4 p.m. and from St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, Point au Mal Friday 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday, October 30th at 10:30 a.m. with Father Patrey officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Friday, October 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BRAKE, Murdock WilfredMeadows, NF It is with sadness and regret that the family of the late Murdock Brake Sr. announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, October 29th, 1999 in his 86th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving family: daughters: Joyce (Clarence) Bester of North Bay, ON, Helen (Melvin) Smith of Summerside, Avril (George) Brake and Ina Osmond (Darius) all of Meadows; sons: Albert (Lori) of Deer Lake, Murdock Jr. (Norma) of Corner Brook, Rick (Doreen) and Derick (Jackie) all of Meadows; sisters: Marie Loder and Veda Hann of Summerside; daughter-in-law, Lorraine; sisters-in-law: Mary Brake, Gertrude Davis, Adgie Anderson, Jessie Fisher, Bertha Brake, Violet White and Florence White; brother-in-law, Samuel (Audrey) White; 21 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren and also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Isabelle, October 16th, 1999; parents, Jeremiah and Mary Emma; sister, Marilla Hunt; brothers, Clayton, Hector, Frank and Leslie. Visitation will take place at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Meadows on Saturday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 10-12 noon from where the funeral service will take place on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Allen Frye officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to Holy Trinity Anglican church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Saturday, October 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WHITE, Hubert J.Stephenville It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hubert J. White announce his passing at his residence in Stephenville on Friday, October 29, 1999 at the age of 77 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Ada and one son, Bruce White (Laurie McCann) in Stephenville; three brothers: Mathais (Grace) White in Ontario, Wilfred White and Allan (Ettie) White, all in Kippens; three sisters: Jean (Martin) Alexander in Kippens, Rita (Clyde) White in South Carolina, Frances (Bruce) Fazenbaker in Ohio; three grandchildren: Shannon, Dennis, Bruce; two great-grandchildren: Victoria, Jamie Jr. and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Monday, November 1st at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway, Stephenville. Saturday, October 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CAMPBELL, Peter J.Lewisporte, NF (Formerly of Mattis Point, Stephenville Crossing) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Peter J. Campbell announce his passing at the Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Centre, Twillingate, on Saturday, October 30th, 1999 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his children: Melvin Campbell and wife Laverna of Mattis Point, Mary (Mrs. Lawrence King) of Mattis Point, Diane Campbell and Peter Campbell, Jr., both of Toronto, ON; twelve grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; brothers: John "Freddie" Campbell of Stephenville Crossing, Jimmy and wife Betty, Leonard and wife Betty, Thomas and wife Jean, all residing in Corner Brook; sisters: Maggie Collins of Toronto, Emma Gene (Clayton Campbell) and Marion (Walt Lyver) of Corner Brook, and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Marjorie Campbell (nee King). The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 3rd at 10:00 a.m. from the Roman Catholic Church of the Assumption, Stephenville Crossing, Monsignor White officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Mattis Point. Tuesday, November 2, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BRAGG, ChristopherPort aux Basques Age 76 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Christopher Bragg announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, on November 1st, 1999 at the age of 76 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 53 years, Esther Bragg (nee Currie); three sons: George (Eva), Calvin (Dorothy), Ivan (Irene); one daughter, Phyllis Ford, Robert Strickland (both names this way in paper), all of Port aux Basques; two brothers: George (Mary) Bragg, William (Mildred) Bragg of Port aux Basques; four sisters: Dallas (Elwood) Turner of Hanover, Massachusetts, Dorothy (Bernard), Shirley (George) Osmond, Marilyn (William) Bragg, all of Port aux Basques; ten grandchildren: Glen, Tracy, Trudy, Trina, Duane, Darren, Steven, Trevor, Melissa and Jason; five great grandchildren: Kyle, Joshua, Chelsea, Hayley, and Brandon, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Richard in 1971; mother, Maude (nee Dicks) Bragg in 1994; brothers: Claude and Emmanuel; sisters: Catherine, Juanita, and Adelaide. Family and friends were received at Fillatre's Funeral Home on Tuesday 7-8 p.m. (Family Only), 8-9 p.m., Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 10-12 noon (Family Only). Funeral Services took place Thursday, November 4th, 1999, at 2 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Port aux Basques, with Rev. Nelson Small, Rev. George Childs, and Eric Mullins officiating. Interment followed at Barachois Hill Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to St. James Anglican Cemetery Fund, Diabetes Association, Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques. Wednesday, November 3, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WATTS, Cindy J.Shoal Harbour (Formerly of Rocky Harbour) Passed peacefully away at Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville on Monday, November 1, 1999, Cindy Watts of Shoal Harbour, aged 33 years. Left with fond and loving memories are husband of eight years, Howard Ellsworth; one son, Lucas Ellsworth; her parents, George and Marion Watts of Rocky Harbour; father and mother-in-law, Rendell and Yula Ellsworth of Rocky Harbour; one brother, Frank and wife Diane of Whitby, Ont.; two nieces: Kassidy and Katelyn; grandparents: Clarke and Catherine Shears of Pickering, Ont., Elizabeth Watts of Rocky Harbour, also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rested at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville, until 10:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 2, 1999. Resting at Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour, Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Thursday, November 4, 1999 from Wesley United Church, Rocky Harbour. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Rocky Harbour. In her memory, donations may be given to the Lucas Ellsworth Educational Trust Fund, Account Number 8050063, Bank of Montreal, Rocky Harbour. Wednesday, November 3, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MURRIN, Mary Lorraine (nee Park)Lark Harbour, NF It is with sadness and regret that the family of the late Mary Lorraine Murrin announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, November 3rd, 1999 at the age of 63 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; husband, William; sons: Roy (Mary Ann), Arthur (Freda), all of Fort Nelson, BC, Woodrow (Judith) and Barry, all of Lark Harbour; seven grandchildren: Phoebe, George, Bradley, Christopher, Snowdon, Sarah and Lily; special friends: Brian, Lorraine, Kelley and Jennifer Packwood, and also a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at St. James Anglican Church in Lark Harbour on Thursday and Friday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Saturday 10-12 noon. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 6th at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church in Lark Harbour. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Thursday, November 4, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BATSTONE, BrianCorner Brook, NF Passed away Tuesday, November 2, 1999 Brian Batstone at the age of 34 years. He leaves to mourn, his father, Joseph, and step-mother, Regina; two brothers: David (Susan) and Stephen (Tammy); three sisters: Beverly Allen (Colin), Lorraine McPhail (Jim) of Alberta, and Lori MacDonald (Darryl); his special son, Kirk; two nieces: Sharmane and Brittany; two nephews: Justin and Brandon; uncles: George Batstone (Margaret), Fred Batstone (Emily), Jim Batstone (Angela), Calvin Legge (Ellen), Derek Legge; aunts: Dorothy Hounsell, Kathleen Locke, Diane Barker (Bill), Blanche Connors (Fred), Linda Ricketts; grandparents, Joseph and Martha Legge, and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his mother, Marilyn in 1970. The funeral service will be held Friday, November 5th at 10:30 a.m. from the Humber United Church, Clarence St., followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted. Thursday, November 4, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LEROY, AliceBay St. George Long Term Care Center, Stephenville Crossing (Formerly of Black Duck Brook) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Leroy announce her passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center in Stephenville Crossing on Thursday, November 4, 1999 at the age of 97 years. She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Mary Cole in Port au Port East and one brother, Jim Young in Three Rock Cove and four sisters: Clem (Angus) Marche in Port au Port, Cecilia Lainey in Stephenville, Laura Blanchard in Sydney, NS, Annie Tourout in Three Rock Cove and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Leroy. Friends may call at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Lourdes on Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, November 6th at 10:30 a.m. from Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Lourdes with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Winterhouses. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Friday, November 5, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CASSELL, RoseannaHarbour Deep Nov. 13th, 1907 - Nov. 4th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Roseanna Cassell announce her passing on Thursday, November 4th, 1999 at the W.M.R. Hospital in her 91st year. She will be sadly missed by her loving daughter, Alma and son-in-law Harvey Ropson. Five grandsons: Francis (Bonnie), Derek (Kim), Jerry (Cindy), Leighton (Debbie), Carl (Tracey); two granddaughters: Florence (Stuart) and Judy (Keith). 15 great grandchildren: Bernie, Lindsay, Allison, Melissa, Jessica, Hillary, Sarah, Joey, Tara-Lee, Sheldon, Cory, Ryan, Valerie, Victoria, and Justin. Two great-great grandchildren: Nathan and Tamara all of Harbour Deep. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Roseanna was a resident of Golden Crest Haven Seniors Home for the past five years. Visitation will take place at the Anglican Church in Harbour Deep on Sunday evening. Monday and Tuesday, where also funeral services will take place on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts". Saturday, November 6, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MULLINS, Patrick Sr.July 1, 1914 to October 31, 1999 Passed away on October 31, 1999, at the Carbonear General Hospital at the age of 85 years, Patrick Mullins Sr. Mr. Mullins was a World War II veteran and served with the Royal Navy. He leaves to mourn, his loving family, wife, Wilhemina (nee McLean) Mullins of Carbonear; sons: Marshall (Amelia) of Corner Brook, Patrick (Barb), Jeffrey (Carol-Anne), all of Carbonear; eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren; brothers: Bill (Ethel) of Corner Brook, Joe (Mary) of Carbonear; sister, Ellen (Nellie) Hogan of Carbonear. A large circle of relatives and friends. Rested at Slade's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Funeral Mass was held on November 2 at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic, Carbonear, with interment at Bethany United Church Cemetery, Carbonear. Saturday, November 6, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GREENE, Mary A.Passed peacefully away at Dr. J. I. O'Connell Centre, Corner Brook on Saturday, November 6, 1999, age 83 years. Predeceased by parents George and Emma Power; sisters: Sr. M. Consilio Power, Cecilia Campbell; brother, Gerald. Leaving to mourn husband Thomas, Deer Lake; sons: Gerald of Singapore, Patrick and George of Edmonton, AB, Larry of London, ON; daughters: Anna Nash (Bill) of Vancouver, BC, Maureen of Long Island, New York, Cecilia of St. John's and Carmelita Morgan (George) of Deer Lake. Nine grandchildren: Cheryl, Michelle, Megan, Andrea, Desi, Vincent, Timothy, Evan and Alicia. One great-grandchild Jacob. Sisters: Sr. Carmelita Power of Peru, Julia Greene (Brian) of Point Verde, Lena Cunningham (Stuart) of Annadale, Virginia. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation Monday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia on Tuesday, November 9th at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Father Dermot McGettigan Cemetery, Southeast. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Monday, November 8, 1999, edition of The Western Star
POWER, Leo V.42 Hillview Avenue, Stephenville It is with great sadness that the family of the late Leo V. Power announce his passing at his residence in Stephenville on Friday, November 5th, 1999 at the age of 74 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Mary (Mae) and two brothers: Tom (Lillian) Power in Stephenville Crossing, Louis Power in Stephenville and three sisters: Margaret (Maggie) Power and Dorothy (Edward) Dunne, all in St. John's, Marie Besco in Toronto and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his three brothers, Joseph, Redmond, Michael and one sister, Beatrice Ozon. Funeral services will take place on Monday, November 8th at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements were under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Monday, November 8, 1999, edition of The Western Star
ANDERSON, Lucy M.Shoal Brook Dec. 17th, 1916 - Nov. 6th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy M. Anderson announce her passing on Saturday, November 6th, 1999 at the W.M.R. Hospital in her 82nd year. She will be sadly missed by her five sons: Ross (Joyce) of Parsons Pond, George (Mary) of Woody Point, John of Isle au Morts, Gordon (Vivian), and Sidney Jr. (Cindy) both of Brampton, Ontario. Three daughters: Vivian (Philip Payne) of Parsons Pond, Doreen Targett of Corner Brook, and Daisy (Jerome Murray) of Brampton, Ontario, 15 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren, one brother Arthur (Beulah) of Glenburnie and one sister Ella Moores of Woody Point. Her sister-in-law Alice Simmonds of Corner Brook, also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Sidney on October 6th, 1999. Visitation will take place from the United Church in Shoal Brook today, Monday, where also funeral services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.. with Rev. Elizabeth Kozbial officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Flowers or donations to the United Church Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever in our Hearts". Monday, November 8, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SHIRRAN, Eliza (nee Earle)Corner Brook, NF Passed away Saturday, November 6th, 1999 at the Interfaith Home Eliza Shirran at the age of 91. She will be sadly missed by her sons: Frank (Evelyn), David (Beulah); grandchildren: Todd (Gloria), Lisa (Keith), Tracy (Darryl), Pam, David Jr. (Ann), Jody (Pansy) & Jeanie, great-grandchildren: Shane, Alicia, Christine, Zachary, Charli, Locklyn, Chelsey, Riley, Jessica, Heather, Ally; sisters-in-law: Barbara Brook of Boston, Jean Earle of Shearstown, brothers-in-law: Wesley Shirran, Hubert Shirran, George Shirran of Bonavista. She was predeceased by her husband Frank Shirran in 1988, daughter Jean, brother Maxwell Earl, sister Blanche Holmes of Shearstown. The funeral service will be held Monday, November 8th at 2:00 p.m. from the First United Church, Park St., Rev. John Adams officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Fillatre's Funeral Home 4 St. Mark's Ave. Monday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations made to the Alzheimer's Association, Interfaith Home or the First United Church will be graciously accepted. Monday, November 8, 1999, edition of The Western Star
STYLES, SueStephenville It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sue Styles of Stephenville announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Saturday, November 6, 1999 at the age of 80 years. She will be sadly missed by her four sons: Ray, Sid (Rosalie), Derek (Sandy), Gary, all in Stephenville and one daughter, Gwen Styles in Stephenville and two sisters: Nora Conway in Georgetown, Conception Bay, Margaret Morrissey in Placentia; five grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild and very special friend, Sadie O'Quinn in Cold Brook and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Sidney Styles. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, November 9th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Augustine's Anglican Church on Hillview Avenue, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Monday, November 8, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PILGRIM, Johanna (Josie)Anchor Point Passed peacefully away at the Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Sunday, November 7th, 1999, Johanna (Josie) Pilgrim in her 90th year. Left to mourn, three brothers: Cyril and Joyce Genge, Matthew and Sophie Genge, and Albert Genge, all residing at Anchor Point; two sisters-in-law: Agnes Genge of Anchor Point and Cecilia Pilgrim of Stephenville. She also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Leslie in 1970. The family will be receiving friends at the Anglican Church in Anchor Point on Monday and Tuesday from where the funeral service will take place on Wednesday, November 10, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Elder officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations can be made to the Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. Tuesday, November 9, 1999, edition of The Western Star
NOLAN, Josephine (Jody)Stephenville Crossing It is with great sadness that the family of the late Josephine (Jody) Nolan of Stephenville Crossing announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Tuesday, November 9, 1999 at the age of 71 years. She will be sadly missed by her son, Raffy (Pam) Nolan in Hamilton and her daughter, Marnie (Terry) McCarthy in Toronto; two brothers: Raphael Nardini in Kippens, Augustine Nardini in Willowdale, Nova scotia; one sister, Carmella Nardini in St. John's; great-aunt Angie White in Port au Port and nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, Station Road in Stephenville Crossing on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday, November 12th at 10:00 a.m. from Assumption Parish in Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Assumption Parish Roman Catholic Cemetery on Brook Street in Stephenville Crossing. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Charles Nardini Trust Fund would be greatly appreciated. Wednesday, November 10, 1999, edition of The Western Star
O'QUINN, Mary "Grace"4 Kippens Road, Kippens It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary "Grace" O'Quinn announce her passing at her residence in Kippens on Tuesday, November 9, 1999 at the age of 85 years. She will be sadly missed by five sons: Clyde (Sandra) in Kippens, Francis (Loretta) in Burlington, Ontario, Gary (Agnes) in Port au Port, Ron (Terry) in Ontario, Raymond (Donna) in Labrador City and seven daughters: Martha (Ray) Hoyt in Virginia, Theresa Grayson in Oklahoma city, Marie (Bert) Alexander in Kippens, Betty Duffy in Port au Port, Cora (Dave) Bedo in Kippens, Linda (Bill) Abbott in Labrador City, Genny O'Quinn in Kippens and one brother, Richard (Vita) Gallant in Port au Port and one sister, Bertha Gaudon in Ontario; 38 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Leo O'Quinn and her children, Martin, Marie, Dianne and sons-in-law Bobby Duffy, Paul O'Quinn. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday, November 12th at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street in Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. Thursday, November 11, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LOUGHLIN, Nina8 Dawson Drive, Pasadena, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Nina Loughlin announce her passing at the Dr. J. J. O'Connell Centre on Wednesday, November 10th, 1999 in her 92nd year. She will be sadly missed by her four sons: Chester (Vida), James (Florence), Carl (Mary), Roland (Joan); three daughters: Mabel (Arthur) Pahl, Elva (Donald) Simpson, Linda (Fred) Jerrett; 18 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Clayton, March 29th, 1993. The funeral service will be held Friday, November 12th at 2:00 p.m. from the First United Church, Park Street with Reverend John Adams and Pastor Michael Simmons officiating, followed by the interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday 10-12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Friday 10-12 noon. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Dr. J. J. O'Connell Centre. Thursday, November 11, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BENNETT, AngelaShallop Cove St. George's, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Angela Bennett announce her passing on Tuesday, November 9th, 1999 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville at the age of 76 years. She leaves to mourn her husband, Clifford; five daughters: Denise (Mrs. Clarence Young) and Rosalie White, both of Shallop Cove, St. George's; Dale Colson and Norma (Mrs. Ricky McGoldrick), both of Mississauga, ON; Christine (Mrs. Edmond MacDonald), Bay D'Espoir; six sons: Clifford Jr. and wife Mary, Shallop Cove, St. George's; Ross, Barachois Brook; Bruce, Black Duck; Randy, St. John's; Paul and Leslie; both of Mississauga, ON; 15 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; sisters: Adeline Butt, Dorice Fall, Florence (Mrs. Nathan Sullivan), Alice (Mrs. George Baker), all of St. George's; brothers: Peter Colombe and wife Eleanor, St. George's; Leo Colombe and wife Tina, British Columbia; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, St. George's, Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Friday, November 12th at 10:30 a.m. with Father Duffenais officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery in Shallop Cove. Thursday, November 11, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GARNIER, Trina MarieChurchill Falls, Labrador, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Trina Garnier announce her passing in St. John's on November 10th, 1999 at the age of 20 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her parents, Curtis and Dorothy Garnier, Churchill Falls; one brother, Curtis Jr., Ontario; three sisters: Francine (Joe) Conway, St. John's; Tracey (Rick) Dicks and Melitia (fiancee Randy Penney), all of Ontario; Trina's fiancee, Jason Presley; grandparents: Anthony and Gladys Garnier, Stephenville Crossing; Mary Young, Barachois Brook; three nieces: Ashley Dicks, Samantha Dicks and Devon Conway; two nephews: Richard Dicks and Gary Conway; and a large number of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. The funeral will be held on Saturday, November 13th, at 10:30 a.m. from the Roman Catholic Assumption Parish, Stephenville Crossing with Father Aidan Devine officiating followed by the interment at the R. C. Cemetery, Brook Street. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Friday, November 12, 1999, edition of The Western Star
RALPH, AmbroseDeer Lake July 28th, 1914 - November 11th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ambrose Ralph announce his passing on Thursday, November 11th, 1999 at his family residence in his 85th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 59 years, Beulah (nee Hynes); three daughters: Cardellar (Mrs. Robert Young) of Phoenix, Arizona, Shirley Dawe and Ronald Keough of St. John's, NF and Valerie (Mrs. Bert Noel) of Whitby, Ontario; two sons: William (Iris) of Scarborough, Ontario and Dennis of Brampton, Ontario; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Friday at 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place from St. Michael's & All Angels Anglican Church on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Barter officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wight's Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever in Our Hearts". Friday, November 12, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PERRY, Gilbert FrankDeer Lake, NF Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Complex, St. John's on Thursday, November 11th, 1999, Gilbert Frank Perry in his 79th year. He was predeceased by his wife Audrey in June, 1999. Leaving to mourn: four daughters: Sandra, St. John's; Ruth (Stanley Baker), Labrador City; Renee (Tom Sheppard), King City, ON; Sharon (Lou Cox), Huston, BC; one son, Glen (Brenda), Labrador City; ten loving grandchildren: Rob Cooper (Ramona Bibeau), Paul and Lisa Baker, Chris Sheppard (Ellen), Kim Sheppard (Shaun Murray), Shawn Stentaford, Wendy Stentaford (Dan Pellitier), Michele Perry, Ian and Anna Cox; one great-granddaughter, Jacqueline Pellitier; one brother, Cecil (Evie) Perry, Grand Falls-Windsor; one sister, Prudence (Eli Menchenton), Botwood; sisters-in-law: Joe West (Beatrice), Gander; Gordon Flynn, Gander; and a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 14th, at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church, Rev. Sidney Newbury officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery on High Street. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake, Friday 7-9 p.m., Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Sunday 10-12 noon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Friday, November 12, 1999, edition of The Western Star
NOLAN, Josephine (Jody)Stephenville Crossing It is with great sadness that the family of the late Josephine (Jody) Nolan of Stephenville Crossing announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Tuesday, November 9, 1999 at the age of 71 years. She will be sadly missed by her son, Raffy (Pam) Nolan in Hamilton and her daughter, Mamie (Terry) McCarthy in Toronto; two brothers: Raphael Nardini in Kippens, Augustine Nardini in Willowdale, Nova Scotia; one sister, Carmella Nardini in St. John's; great-aunt Angie White in Port au Port and nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Martin and two brothers, Brendan and Antonio (Tony). Funeral services took place on Friday, November 12th at 10:00 a.m. from Assumption Parish in Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Assumption Parish Roman Catholic Cemetery on Brook Street in Stephenville Crossing. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Charles Nardini Trust Fund would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements were under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville Crossing. Saturday, November 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WHEELER, DerekWabush, Labrador (Formerly of Corner Brook) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Derek Wheeler announce his passing, on Thursday, November 11th, 1999 at the age of 42. He leaves to mourn his wife Susan, two sons: Steven & Ryan; mother Edith; mother & father-in-law Hedley & Florence Smith; sister: Cathy; brothers: Glen (Kay), Craig (Paulette); niece Jennifer; nephews: Ernie, Kenny & Justin; brothers-in-law: Allan (Christie), Wayne, David (Peggy) & families; sisters-in-law: Diane Curtis (Lloyd), Linda Fitzpatrick (Wayne), Sharon McMellian (Rick), Karen Randell and families; and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father Thomas Wheeler. The funeral service will be held Monday, November 15th at 10:30 a.m. from the First United Church, Park Street, Rev. John Adams officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Visitation was held at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted. Monday, November 15, 1999, edition of The Western Star
YOUNG, Mildred ElizabethLourdes It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mildred Elizabeth Young of Lourdes announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Saturday, November 13, 1999 at the age of 65 years. She will be sadly missed by two sons: Henry Joseph Jesso in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Jerry (Surena) Jesso in Oshawa, Ontario and four daughters: Anna Bensette, Marjorie (Bernard) Benoit, all in Marches Point, Elaine Melanson in Keswick, Ontario, Diane (Chris) Galagher in Oshawa, Ontario and five brothers: Harold (Rose) Young in Black Duck Siding, Martin Young in Prince Edward Island, Bernie Young, Gervis (Ann) Young, all in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Finty Young in Black Duck Siding and three sisters: Viola (Martin) Lucas, Dulsie (Tommy) Downey, all in Stephenville Crossing, Mena Lucas in Lourdes and 9 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Prayer Service will be held at Russell's Funeral Home on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Cremation Service will take place on Wednesday. As expressions of sympathy, donations to a charity of one's choice would be greatly appreciated. Monday, November 15, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PUMPHREY, Terrance DormanEtobicoke, Ontario (Formerly of Corner Brook) Passed peacefully away at his home on Saturday, November 13, 1999 surrounded by his loving family, Terry, loving son of Jeremiah and Ivy of Corner Brook, dear brother of Gerard (Verna), Sharon (Rendall Foote), Judy (Morgan Bonnell), Ellen (Archie Wright), Alice (Daniel Kelly), Kevin (Joan), Barbara (Larry Ciancone), Brenda (David Stewart) and Sheila (Peter Mills). Special friend to Carol Anne Fester and her family. Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9. Funeral Mass at The Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Avenue Thursday, November 18th at 10:30 a.m. Father Peddle officiating. The interment service will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted. Tuesday, November 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
COLLINS, Monica (Mona) J. (nee Dunn)Corner Brook, NF Passed away Sunday, November 14, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Monica J. Collins in her 92nd year. She was predeceased by her husband C. Alex Collins and son Gerard. Leaving to mourn her daughter Mary Irwin (Bill), Pasadena, son Dermot (Paula) in Louisville, Kentucky; daughter-in-law Margaret in Corner Brook; eleven grandchildren: Greg Collins (Joanne), Gerry Collins (Michelle), Alex Irwin, Daniel Collins (Diane), Mary Lawless (Stephen), Margaret Lapointe (Marc), Barbara Collins (Paul), Michael Collins (Phyllis), Nicole Collins (Danny), Tracey Collins, Clint Collins; sixteen great grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 17th at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Avenue followed by the interment at the Townsite Cemetery, Montgomery Street. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9, Wednesday from 10:00 am. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation (Chemotherapy Unit). Tuesday, November 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CANDOW, Alexander James "Sandy"Candow, Alexander James "Sandy" - of Kentville and Sarasota, Florida, died Friday, November 12, 1999 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Mount Moriah, Newfoundland, he was the son of the late James and Annie (Hynes) Candow. He was a veteran of the Second World War serving overseas with a rank of Flight Lieutenant with the Royal Air Force. Upon returning from overseas, he founded 511 Humber Squadron Air Cadets in Corner Brook, Newfoundland. He was a prominent businessman in Corner Brook and moved to Kentville in 1974 and founded Glenngary Pines Par 3 Golf Course. He was a past vice-president of Ken-Wo Golf and Country Club. He was a 50-year member of Lomond Masonic Lodge, Corner Brook, Newfoundland. He was a former member of the Corner Brook Rotary Club; a former member and director of Blomidon Golf and Country Club, Corner Brook, Newfoundland; former member of the Kentville Gyro Club; and a former member of the Sarasota Lions Club. For the past several years, he resided six months of each year in Sarasota, Florida. He is survived by two sons: Glenn and wife Jocelyn, Lantz, Hants Co.; Gary and wife Tanya, Kentville; three sisters: Bertha and Phyllis, both of Vancouver Island; Dorothy, Ontario; four brothers: Gordon, Corner Brook; Lloyd, Newfoundland; Allan, Cape Ray, Newfoundland; David, Burlington, Ontario; three grandchildren: Darren, Mark and Andrea; very dear companion Grace Carlton. He was predeceased by his wife the former Rita Evelyn Alley; one brother Israel. Cremation has taken place. No visitation by request. Memorial service will be held 2:30 p.m. Monday, November 15th from the W. C. Hiltz Funeral Chapel, Kentville, Rev. John O. Scott will officiate. Burial will be in the Garden of Rest Cemetery, the Anglican Parish of St. James Anglican Church, Kentville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses, Kings Branch or the charity of your choice. Tuesday, November 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
ABBOTT, EliParadise, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eli Abbott announce his passing on Tuesday, November 16th, 1999 at his daughter's residence, Cormack, at the age of 80 years. He will be sadly missed by his two daughters: Annie (Beaton) Harris of Port Blandford; Elva (Fred) Wells of Cormack; grandchildren: Lori (Wesley) Hann, Robyn Webber (special friend Dennis Spricklin), Jonathan Webber; step grandchildren: Stephen (Karina) Wells, Naomi Wells, Jacinta Wells; one great-granddaughter: Abigal Hann; one step great-grandson: Edward Wells; sister: Maude Fry of Summerville; three brothers: Abel (Gladys) of Summerville, Absalm (Eva) and James both of Nova Scotia; brother-in-law: Robert Fry of Charleston. Also a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth. Visitation took place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. On Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 10 - noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from Carnell's Funeral Home, St. John's. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. from Carnell's Funeral Home with Leslie Beddoe officiating. Interment to follow at the nondenominational cemetery, Paradise. Flowers greatly accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice. Wednesday, November 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BENNETT, Renée AnneSt. Paul's Inlet, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Renée Anne Bennett announce her passing on November 14th, 1999 at the Janeway Hospital, St. John's, at the age of 8 months, 22 days. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, Mom (Linda), Dad (Luke), Nan and Pop Bennett (Beatrice and Willis), Nan and Pop Hutchings (Rachel and Fred); four aunts: Kelly Bennett, Marilyn Plowman (Roy), Phyllis Hutchings (Freddie Bennett), Sherry Hutchings; three uncles: Freddie Hutchings (Valetta Payne), Ronnie Bennett (Debbie Harmer), Bruce Bennett (Patsy); three cousins: B.J. Bennett, Stephen Plowman, Tiffany Payne; great-grandmother, Alma Bennett and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her three cousins: Matthew Bennett, Gregory Bennett and Samantha Hutchings. Visitation will take place at the family residence. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 18th, at 2:00 p.m. from Our Lady of the Coast Roman Catholic Church, St. Paul's with Sister Claudette Gallant officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour. "Forever in our Hearts" Wednesday, November 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
ABBOTT, EliParadise, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eli Abbott announce his passing on Tuesday, November 16th, 1999 at his daughter's residence, Cormack, at the age of 80 years. He will be sadly missed by his two daughters: Annie (Beaton) Harris of Port Blandford; Elva (Fred) Wells of Cormack; grandchildren: Lori (Wesley) Hann, Robyn Webber (special friend Dennis Spricklin), Jonathan Webber; step grandchildren: Stephen (Karina) Wells, Naomi Wells, Jacinta Wells; one great-granddaughter: Abigal Hann; one step great-grandson: Edward Wells; sister: Maude Fry of Summerville; three brothers: Abel (Gladys) of Summerville, Absalm (Eva) and James both of Nova Scotia; brother-in-law: Robert Fry of Charleston. Also a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth. Visitation took place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. On Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 10 - noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from Carnell's Funeral Home, St. John's. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. from Carnell's Funeral Home with Leslie Beddoe officiating. Interment to follow at the nondenominational cemetery, Paradise. Flowers greatly accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice. Wednesday, November 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BENNETT, Renée AnneSt. Paul's Inlet, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Renée Anne Bennett announce her passing on November 14th, 1999 at the Janeway Hospital, St. John's, at the age of 8 months, 22 days. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, Mom (Linda), Dad (Luke), Nan and Pop Bennett (Beatrice and Willis), Nan and Pop Hutchings (Rachel and Fred); four aunts: Kelly Bennett, Marilyn Plowman (Roy), Phyllis Hutchings (Freddie Bennett), Sherry Hutchings; three uncles: Freddie Hutchings (Valetta Payne), Ronnie Bennett (Debbie Harmer), Bruce Bennett (Patsy); three cousins: B.J. Bennett, Stephen Plowman, Tiffany Payne; great-grandmother, Alma Bennett and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her three cousins: Matthew Bennett, Gregory Bennett and Samantha Hutchings. Visitation will take place at the family residence. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 18th, at 2:00 p.m. from Our Lady of the Coast Roman Catholic Church, St. Paul's with Sister Claudette Gallant officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour. "Forever in our Hearts" Wednesday, November 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
FLIGHT, Joan CoraHowley, NF (formerly of Corner Brook) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joan Cora Flight announce her sudden passing, on Tuesday, November 16th, 1999 at the age of 59 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: husband Ford; children: Dale Armstrong (Bruce), Ford Flight (Sharon), Walter Flight (Kathy), Todd Flight, Rod Flight (Suzanne), Susan Flight (Otto), Joyce Flight; four grandchildren: Mark and Sandi Armstrong, Candice and Ashley Flight; sisters: Jean Simms, Joyce Rowsell (Bill), Nora Howlett (Ray), Dora Clarke (Don), Margaret Brake (Ned), Elizabeth Joyce Simms (Fred Caines); brother Rick Simms (Joy); and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her brothers: George, Glen and Walter Simms. The funeral service will be held Saturday, November 20th at 2:00 p.m. from the First United Church, Park St., Rev. John Adams and Capt. Wayne Pike officiating. The interment will be held at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday from 7-9 and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to the Children's Wish Foundation will be graciously accepted. Thursday, November 18, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PUMPHREY, Terrence DormanEtobicoke, Ontario (Formerly of Corner Brook) Passed peacefully away at his home on Saturday, November 13, 1999 surrounded by his loving family. Terry, loving son of Jeremiah and Ivy of Corner Brook, dear brother of Gerard (Verna), Sharon (Rendall Foote), Judy (Morgan Bonnell), Ellen (Archie Wright), Alice (Daniel Kelly), Kevin (Joan), Barbara (Larry Ciancone), Brenda (David Stewart) and Sheila (Peter Mills). Special friend to Carol Anne Fester and her family. Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Family and friends were received at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Ave., Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9. Funeral Mass will be held at The Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Ave. Thursday, November 18th at 10:30 a.m. Father Peddle officiating. The interment service followed at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted. Thursday, November 18, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SQUIRE, JamesCorner Brook Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, November 16, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 81 years. He was an army veteran of the Second World War serving in the 59th Regiment (Nfld.). He leaves to mourn his loving family, wife, Olga; three daughters: Judy (Stan) Mitchelmore, Kamloops, BC, Barbara (Paul) Goodyear, Golden, BC, Sharon (Simon) Roberts, Corner Brook; two sons: Richard (Linda), Corner Brook, Kenneth Milford, Nova Scotia; ten grandchildren: Karen, Kelly, Mark, Kasey, (British Columbia), Chad, Christopher, Philip, Wendy, (Corner Brook), Brittany, Jordan, (Cornwall, Ontario); two great-grandchildren: Ryan and Kaden, (British Columbia); two sisters; Muriel Crisby, Eastport and Gertrude Russell, Scarborough, Ontario; numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Philip and Frances, brothers, Willis, George; sisters, Margaret, Edith, Sarah and Nellie. Cremation Service will take place at Russell's Crematorium, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Interment and Memorial Service to be held at Eastport, Nfld. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. Thursday, November 18, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PATEY, Bradley Leighton BorjeDeer Lake, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bradley Patey announce his sudden passing on Wednesday, November 17th, 1999 in his 19th year. He leaves to mourn his parents: Majors Leighton and Bernice Patey; three brothers: Brian (Cindy), Corner Brook, Bob (Kim), Halifax, Blair (Angie), St. John's; one nephew Ryan; two nieces: Megan and Nicki; and many special aunts, uncles, cousins and special friends. The family will be receiving friends at the Salvation Army Citadel in Deer Lake on Friday, followed by the funeral service Saturday, November 20th at 2:00 p.m., Captain Wade Budgell officiating. The interment will take place from the Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home. Friday, November 19, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HOUSE, RalphDaniel's Harbour, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ralph House announce his passing on Thursday, November 18th, 1999 at Norris Point Cottage Hospital at the age of 84 years. He leaves to mourn his wife, Rachel; son, Sandy (Geraldine); three daughters: Ivy Payne (Calvin), Margaret Murphy (John), Flora Hull (Eldrick); 12 grandchildren: Ross Payne (Kay), Josephine Payne (Brent), Calvin Payne (Paula), Craig Payne (Anne), Brad Murphy (Michelle), Terri Murphy, Jennifer Murphy, Sonya House, Christopher House, Dion Hull (Jeanette), Rick Hull, Wanda Hull (Quinton); 10 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Hiram House (Beatrice) and Lloyd House; two special aunts: Vera Combdon and Hannah Biggin; sisters-in-law: Margaret Perry (Clarence), Olive Marshall, Winnifred Kippenhuck (John); brothers-in-law: Sandy Campbell (Laverne), Edmund Perry, Ben Powell; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Harry Marshall; four sisters-in-law: Effie Powell, Bessie Bursey (Roland), Eliza Perry and Kathleen House. The family will be receiving friends from Holy Cross Anglican Church, Daniel's Harbour, beginning Friday, 2:00 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 20th, at 2:00 p.m., Rev. Cutler officiating, followed by the interment in the family plot of the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour. Friday, November 19, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SPRACKLIN, F. Dean (Ted)June 10, 1945 - November 19, 1999 Passed peacefully away at home on November 19, 1999 Dean Spracklin, age 54. Sadly mourned by his family: wife Judy, daughters: Tracey and husband Sheldon O'Neill of Corner Brook, Lori of Halifax and one precious grandson Nicholas Dean O'Neill; sisters: Barbara and husband Gerry Stonechild of Fort Q'uapelle, Sask., Carol and husband Bradley Drodge of Toronto, Joan and husband John Carter of Mt. Pearl, Thelma and husband Michael Magennis of Riverview, NB and Wanda of Toronto; brothers: Glenn and wife Susan, George and wife Pat all of Corner Brook; six nieces and three nephews and a large circle of family and friends. He was predeceased by his father and mother Fred and Evelyn Spracklin, father and mother-in-law Robert and Ruby Stevenson. The funeral service will be held Sunday, November 21st at 2:00 p.m. from the First United Church, Park Street, Rev. John Adams officiating. The interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9, Sunday from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations in Dean's memory may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital - Chemotherapy Unit. Saturday, November 20, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HAWCO, Mary ElizabethPort au Port East It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Elizabeth Hawco announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, November 19, 1999, at the age of 77 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter, Carol Hunt of Port au Port East; son, James (Gladys) Hawco of Stephenville, two sisters, Patricia Hynes of NS, and Margaret Brown of Sployfield, Halifax, NS; three brothers, Michael (Loal) MacDonald of Grand Falls, Patrick (Mona) MacDonald of Port au Port East and Jack MacDonald of Sydney, NS; four grandchildren, Genine (Sean) Carey of Stephenville, Koren Hunt (Darren Benoit) of Piccadilly, Cynthia and Christopher Hawco of Stephenville; three great-grandchildren, Jaimee Nicole Hunt Benoit of Piccadilly, Tiffany and Tyrone Carey of Stephenville. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Thomas Hawco in 1981; parents, Margaret and James MacDonald, and one sister, Doreen Finley. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 11:00 a.m. from Maria Regina Roman Catholic Church, Father Gerard Patrey officiating with interment to follow in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 25 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville. Monday, November 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PELLEY, Clifford GarfieldCormack October 6th, 1910 - November 19th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Clifford Garfield Pelley announce his passing on Friday, November 19th, 1999 at Bay St. George Seniors Home in his 89th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Louise (nee Bennett). Five sons: Boyce (Ann), Larry (Lyda) both of Nova Scotia, Verdon (Joan) of Cormack, Rex of Nova Scotia and Calvin of Cormack. Four daughters, Muriel Lundrigan of Toronto, Meta (Lew) Murray of Carbonear, Myra (George) Murphy of Nova Scotia and Jean (Norman) Rideout of Pasadena. 28 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. One sister Bertha of Toronto and one brother Edmund of Beachside. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Ella & Alphaeus. Visitation took place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake on Saturday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service took place on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. from the Kingdom Hall in Deer Lake with Mr. Larry Waldron officiating. Interment followed at the family plot in Pasadena. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever in our Hearts" Monday, November 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HOUSE, David PeterStephenville Crossing Passed peacefully away at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville, Saturday, November 20th, David P. House in his 56th year. Leaving to mourn are his mother, Mary Ellen (Ellie); brother, Charlie; nieces, Betty, of Stephenville Crossing and Helena (Mrs. Eugene Crant) and great-nephew, Stephen of Grand Falls-Windsor; nephew, Robert of BC, and a large circle of family and friends. David was predeceased by his father, Leonard and sister-in-law, Mary. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, November 23rd, at 2:00 p.m. from Church of the Assumption, Stephenville Crossing, Father Aiden Devine officiating with interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Brook Street. Friends may call at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing, Monday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Monday, November 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LAVENDER, Frederick CharlesCorner Brook, NF It is with great sadness and regret for the family of the late Mr. Frederick Lavender having to announce his passing at his family residence, on Sunday, November 21st, 1999, with his family by his side, at the age of 64 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving and devoted daughter, Valerie Irene Dyke and his son in law, Woodrow Dyke residing at Corner Brook. His two dear grandchildren, Rodney and Natalie Dyke residing at Corner Brook. His dear sisters: Gladys (George King), Grace (Ivan Curtis), Marjorie (Oscar Vatcher) all residing at Corner Brook, Lillian (Arthur Hoffman) residing at St. John's. He will be also missed by a number of nieces, nephews, and many other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, James on (July 11, 1962) and Stella (nee Eddy) on (Jan. 25, 1989) Lavender. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, November 23rd, 1999 from the Pentecostal Church on Elizabeth Street with Pastor Cal Andrews officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Tuesday during the hours of 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Canadian Paraplegic Association. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone: 634-9800. Monday, November 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star

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DELOUCHE, WilheminaPiccadilly (Formerly of Port au Port West) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wilhemina Delouche announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Monday, November 22, 1999 at the age of 75 years. She will be sadly missed by her three brothers: Winslow (Theresa) Delouche in Port au Port West, Joseph (Greta) Delouche in Boswarlos, Bob Delouche in Stephenville and two sisters: Phoebe (Lloyd) Eddy, Laura (Edward) Hoskins, all in Boswarlos, special friends, Tom and Jackie Bennett in Piccadilly and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Winslow and Florence Delouche and her sister, Gertrude Hynes. Friends may call at St. James Anglican Church in Port au Port East on Tuesday. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, November 24th at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church in Port au Port East with interment in the Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. James Anglican Church Memorial Fund would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Tuesday, November 23, 1999, edition of The Western Star
KNOTT, Greavett T.Cow Head, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Greavett Knott announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook on Sunday, November 21st, 1999 at the age of 75 years. He leaves, with fond and loving memories, Nora, his wife of 47 years; three sons: Barry (Pearl), Cow Head; Faron (Lorraine), Pasadena; Bruce (Janet), Gander; six grandchildren: April, Angie, Victoria, David, Kyle and Perry; four sisters: Mildred Roberts, Woody Point, Eva Hulan, Rocky Harbour; Edith Butt, Belleville, Ontario; Ada Johnson, Windsor, Ontario; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Eli and Rosa Knott; two sisters: Effie Major, Lillian Hulan, and one brother, Rex Knott. The family will be receiving friends, beginning Tuesday morning from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Cow Head from where the funeral service will take place on Thursday, November 25th at 2:30 p.m., Reverend John Meade officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour. Tuesday, November 23, 1999, edition of The Western Star
O'ROURKE, James RaymondIt is with great sadness that the family of the late James Raymond O'Rourke (Jim), of Corner Brook, announce his passing on November 22, 1999, at the General Hospital, Health Science Centre, St. John's, following a courageous battle with cancer. Mr. O'Rourke was predeceased by his father, Leo (PEI), and his mother Sarah (Sadie Cashin, St. George's); by his brother Harold (Bud); sister Margaret (Peggy) Doyle; and sister-in-law Josephine O'Rourke. Jim leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 39 years, Ann (Kelly); his children: Margaret Ann, and her husband, Dr. Michael Blaney, of Saint John, New Brunswick; Alison, and her husband Dave Collins, of Corner Brook; and Sean, and his wife Gina, of Saint John, New Brunswick; his treasured grandchildren: Benjamin and Abby Blaney; Julia Collins; and Melissa and Jordan O'Rourke. He is also survived by his sister, Eileen, and her husband, Frank Gronich of Manuels; his brother-in-law Kevin Kelly and his wife Sheila, Danvers, Massachusetts; his sister-in-law: Sheila, and her husband, Dr. Bill Gushue, St. John's; Helen, and her husband, Bob Kieley, Kelligrews; Mary Pearen, Nelson, BC; and Patricia, and her husband, Dr. Eric Cogswell, of Burlington, Ontario; and by a special niece, Sarah Doyle; as well as 18 loving nieces and nephews, and a large circle of relatives and devoted friends. The family will receive visitors at Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook, from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, November 23; 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24. Funeral mass to take place at Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Corner Brook, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, November 25. No flowers by request; however donations may be made in his memory to the Chemotherapy Unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook. Tuesday, November 23, 1999, edition of The Western Star
O'ROURKE, James RaymondIt is with great sadness that the family of the late James Raymond O'Rourke (Jim), of Corner Brook, announce his passing on November 22, 1999, at the General Hospital, Health Science Centre, St. John's, following a courageous battle with cancer. Mr. O'Rourke, age 66 years, was predeceased by his father, Leo (PEI), and his mother Sarah (Sadie Cashin, St. George's); by his brother Harold (Bud); sister Margaret (Peggy) Doyle; and sister-in-law Josephine O'Rourke. Jim leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 39 years, Ann (Kelly); his children: Margaret Ann, and her husband, Dr. Michael Blaney, of Saint John, New Brunswick; Alison, and her husband Dave Collins, of Corner Brook; and Sean, and his wife Gina, of Saint John, New Brunswick; his treasured grandchildren: Benjamin and Abby Blaney; Julia Collins; and Melissa and Jordan O'Rourke. He is also survived by his sister, Eileen, and her husband, Frank Gronich of Manuels; his brother-in-law Kevin Kelly and his wife Sheila, Danvers, Massachusetts; his sister-in-law: Sheila, and her husband, Dr. Bill Gushue, St. John's; Helen, and her husband, Bob Kieley, Kelligrews; Mary Pearen, Nelson, British Columbia; and Patricia, and her husband, Dr. Eric Coswell, of Burlington, Ontario; and by a special niece, Sarah Doyle; as well as many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and their families and a large circle of other relatives and devoted friends. The family will receive visitors at Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook, from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, November 23; 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24. Funeral mass to take place at Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Corner Brook, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, November 25. No flowers by request; however donations may be made in his memory to the Chemotherapy Unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook. Wednesday, November 24, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BAILEY, Wilfred Thomas15 Seaside Drive, Kippens Passed peacefully away, unexpectedly, after a brief illness and surrounded by his wife and nine children at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Tuesday, November 23, 1999 at the age of 63 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Myrtle and seven sons: Gary (Irene) Bailey of Stephenville, Paul (Sheila) Bailey of Sackville, Nova Scotia, Glenn (Judy) Bailey of Brampton, Ontario, Shawn (Judy) Bailey of Midland, Ontario, Scott (Sherry) Bailey of Innisville, Alberta, Dean (Paulette) Bailey, Derek Bailey, all of Kippens and two daughters: Gail (Edward) Piercey of Stephenville, Carolynn Bailey of Fort McMurray, Alberta and four brothers: Harvey (Alma) Bailey, Bob (Joyce) Bailey, Junior (Marion) Bailey, all of Grand Falls-Windsor, Malcolm (Marie) Bailey of Port aux Basques and two sisters: Eliza (Robert) Pike of Lewisporte, Jean (Peter) Frymark of Toronto and mother-in-law, Mary Burden of Kippens; ten grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday, November 26, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from the Zion Pentecostal Church, Carolina Avenue, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the local Food Bank or to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Thursday, November 25, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WISEMAN, ArchibaldIt is with great sadness that the Wiseman family announce the sudden passing of Archibald Wiseman, on November 22nd, 1999 in his 62nd year, of Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Donna (nee Rideout); two sons: James (Marilyn), Darrel (Janice); three daughters: Kathy (Peter), Lori-Ann, Dena (Ralph); brother, William of Toronto; sisters: Gladys of St. John's, Blanch of Toronto; brothers-in-law: James and wife Betty and William; sisters-in-law: Doris and Lemuel Seaward of Goose Bay, Wanda and George Glover of Wabush, Judy and JD of Goolsy, Alberta, Gloria and James Duke of Alberta, Marguerite and Herb Seaward of Goose Bay; grandchildren: Victoria and Kelly. Predeceased by grandson Thane. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 25, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Andrews Anglican Church, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canon Derek Thomas officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 45 Aspen Road, Happy Valley-Goose Bay on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Thursday, November 25, 1999, edition of The Western Star
OKE, FrederickSt. John's, NF (Formerly of Corner Brook) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick Oke announce his passing on Wednesday, November 24th, 1999 at St. Clares Mercy Hospital at the age of 78 years. He will be sadly missed by his son: Freddie, Toronto, two daughters: Barbara (Rocco) Agostino of Toronto and Judy (Bruce) Park of BC, nine grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; sister: Alice Boone of Toronto; brothers: Peter, Roy (Mary), Edward (Beatrice) all of Corner Brook, Bill of St. John's and Robert (Anita) of Sweden. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue today, Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cathedral with Rev. Lorne Gosse officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Flowers greatly accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home. Friday, November 26, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CROCKER, Joseph JamesTrout River Dec. 12th, 1918 - Nov. 24th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joseph James Crocker announce his passing on Wednesday, November 24th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 81st year. He will be sadly missed by his two sisters: Gladys Barnes and Dulcie White both of Trout River. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Trout River today, Friday, where also funeral services will take place on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Cutler officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts" Friday, November 26, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PYNN, OliveCorner Brook, NF It is with great sadness and regret that the family of the late Mrs. Olive Pynn announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, November 25th, 1999 at the age of 77 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving son, Glen and his wife Dena, residing at Corner Brook; special granddaughter, Melissa and grandson Aaron and his wife Christa and great grandson, Matthew all residing at Corner Brook; three special sisters: Violet Pynn and Bernice White residing at Corner Brook and Beryl (Munden) Braye of Botwood; one brother, Fred (Glennis) Joyce of Vancouver. She will also be missed by special friends, Harold and Marie Pennell and family of Corner Brook; special nephew Terry Pynn of Mount Pearl and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Frederick and Winnifred Pynn, brother, Douglas 1995 and sister, Elsie Beales, 1996. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 27th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church on Main Street with the Very Rev. Lorne Gosse officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, Thursday during the hours of 7-9, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 and Saturday from 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Cancer Society. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800. Friday, November 26, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SEWARD, Clarence HowardW.W.II Veteran Retired Canada Post employee in Corner Brook Passed peacefully away at his residence in Mt. Pearl, on Thursday, November 25, 1999, Clarence Howard Seward. Aged 78 years. Born in New Perlican, Trinity Bay, on January 2, 1921. Son of the late James and Emma Seward. Predeceased by his first wife Clara (Hiscock), and their infant son Wayne. Leaving with loving memories his wife Hazel; also his beloved family of two daughters: Princealine (Bruce Moores) and Gail (Stanley Wynne); one son Clavin (Paula); four grandchildren: David Seward (fiancee Krista), Denise (Todd Kelly), Stephen and Allison Purdy; one great grandson Brady Delong-Seward; step daughter Linda (Joe English); step son William Penney (Marlene); two step grandchildren: Terilynn Anderson and Mark Penney; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue, Corner Brook from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service to be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 29, 1999, from the First United Church, Corner Brook. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery, Corner Brook. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital. "He lives with us in memory and will forever more" Saturday, November 27, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WHITE, AlphonsusWest Bay Center It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alphonsus White announce his passing at his residence in West Bay Center on Saturday, November 27, 1999 at the age of 73 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Marina and three sons: Sandy (Ginnette) in Timmins, Ontario, Al (Adeline) and Pat, all in West Bay Center and two daughters: Tina Ryan in Trout River, Edie White in Brampton, Ontario and two brothers: James (Marion) in West Bay Center, Raymond (Elwidge) in Georgetown, Prince Edward Island and five sisters: Bernadette Dollard, Theresa McHugh, both in Stephenville, Jean White in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Pauline Mullins in Bellville, Illinois, Florence (Martin) Young, in Stephenville and ten grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Annie White. Friends may call at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Lourdes on Monday. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, November 30, 1999 at 10:30 a.m. from Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Lourdes with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in West Bay. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Our Lady of Lourdes Church Building Fund would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Monday, November 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SEWARD, Clarence HowardWWII Veteran Retired Canada Post employee in Corner Brook Passed peacefully away at his residence in Mt. Pearl, on Thursday, November 25, 1999, Clarence Howard Seward. Aged 78 years. Born in New Perlican, Trinity Bay, on January 2, 1921. Son of the late James and Emma Seward. Predeceased by his first wife Clara (Hiscock), and their infant son Wayne. Leaving with loving memories his wife Hazel; also his beloved family of two daughters: Princealine (Bruce Moores) and Gail (Stanley Wynee); one son Calvin (Paula); four grandchildren; David Seward (fiancee Krista), Denise (Todd Kelly), Stephen and Allison Purdy; one great grandson Brady Delong-Seward; step daughter Linda (Joe English); step son William Penney (Marlene); two step grandchildren: Terilynn Anderson and Mark Penney; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue, Corner Brook from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service to be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 29, 1999, from the First United Church, Corner Brook. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery, Corner Brook. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital. "He lives with us in memory and will forever more" Monday, November 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SIMMS, Pearl FrancesStephenville It is with great sadness the family of the late Pearl Frances Simms announce her sudden passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Monday, November 29, 1999, at the age of 82 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; two daughters, Eva (friend, Alex), Stephenville, Minnie (Bruce), Alabama; three sons, Bert (Flo), Port aux Basques, Lloyd (Christine), Stephenville, Wayne (Debbie), Stephenville; special daughter-in-law, Betty, Rimbey, AB; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Rachel Spencer, Harbour Breton, Susie Piercey, St. Albans; four brothers, Frank (Molly), Stephenville, Joe (Alice), Burgeo, Harold (Susie) and John Piercey, Milltown-Bay D'Espoir; sisters-in-law, Eva Rideout (Meadows), Janet Piercey, Port aux Basques and Kay Piercey, Stephenville. Also leaving to mourn nieces, nephews and a large number of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, William and son William, Jr. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 2nd, 2:00 p.m. from St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Hillview Avenue, Stephenville, Rev. Edmund Laldin officiating with interment to follow at the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 25 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville, Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted. Wednesday, December 1, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HISCOCK, DonaldPasadena, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Donald Hiscock announce his sudden passing on Monday, November 29th, 1999 in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn his two sisters: Rita (Mrs. Tony Stowe) of Pasadena, Linda (Mrs. Thomas Hollahan) of Bonne Bay, Big Pond and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Pearl, July 1987 and Morris, July 1988, brother Edward, May 1993. The family will be receiving friends at St. David's Anglican Church, Pasadena, Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9, followed by the funeral service Thursday, December 2nd at 10:30 a.m. with the interment at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the St. David's Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home. Wednesday, December 1, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MILLS, Frederick WilliamPort aux Basques Age 79 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick William Mills announce his passing at Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre in Grand Falls on November 30th, 1999 at the age of 79 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories his wife, Viola Mills (nee Osmond); three daughters: Gladys (George) Lomond of Port aux Basques, Linda (Les) Giles of Bishop's Falls, Patricia (Calvin) Leamon of Prince George, BC; three sons: Larry (Marilyn) Mills of Wabush, Labrador, Fred (fiancee April) of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Clayton (fiancee Deni) of Duchess, Alberta, 11 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Albert and Rachael Alice (Melbourne) Mills and siblings. Family and friends will be received at Fillatre's Funeral Home on Wednesday 6-7 (family only) and 7-9, Thursday 2-4 and 7-9, Friday 10-12 noon (family only). Funeral services will take place on Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from Salvation Army Citadel in Grand Bay with Captain Byron Kean officiating. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery. No flowers by family request. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques. Thursday, December 2, 1999, edition of The Western Star
REID, Clifford "Cliff" Ira70 years Passed away Tuesday morning, November 30th, 1999 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site, Clifford "Cliff" Ira Reid, beloved husband of Delilah "Doiley" (Payne) Reid of Hanmer, loving father of Jo-Ann (friend Kevin Anstey) of Hanmer, Dawn (husband Rod Roussel) of Sudbury, Austin (wife Sheila) of North Bay, Carolyn (husband Milt Hewlin) and Norma (husband Stan Patey), both of Newfoundland, dear poppy of Devin, Shelby, Abbi-Lynn, Kerry, Troy and Thor, dear son of the late Corbett and Amy Reid both predeceased, dear brother of Violet, Rhoda, Myra and Cec, all of Newfoundland, Rosie of Nova Scotia and the late Susan, Felix and Rol all predeceased. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral service in the Lougheed Funeral Home, Hanmer/Capreol Chapel, Michelle Dr., Hanmer, Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Valley East Cemetery. Donations to the St. Alban Memorial Fund would be appreciated. Friends may call 2-9 p.m. Thursday or after 10 a.m. Friday. Thursday, December 2, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CHAISSON, Theresa JosephineCodroy Valley, NF Age 86 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Theresa Josephine Chaisson (nee O'Quinn) announce her passing at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre on November 30th, 1999 at the age of 86 years. She leaves to mourn with loving memories her: sister Jenny Shumpt; brother Frank O'Quinn, as well as a very large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Alexander and Catherine (Maclean) O'Quinn, her husband Jack Chaisson in 1973 as well as other brothers, sisters and family members. Family and friends are being received at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Upper Ferry on Thursday and Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 4th, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church with Father Desmond McGrath officiating. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Searston. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques. Thursday, December 2, 1999, edition of The Western Star
JOSEPH, Bernard (Bernie)Warrant Officer Retired Kingston, Ontario (Formerly of Corner Brook, NF) Passed away after a short illness at Kingston General Hospital, on Friday, November 12, 1999 Bernard Joseph, aged 65 years. Leaving to mourn daughters: Debi Herron, Sue Belanger; sons: Michael and Peter; grandchildren Natasha, Amanda, Mikey and John Paul; sister, Dorothy (Ross) Avery of Eastern Passage, NS; brothers: Doug of Eastern Passage, NS, Leonard of Montreal, Joseph (Ivy) of St. George's, NF; nephews and nieces: Gary (Renee) Norman of Vancouver, Wayne Norman of Sarnia, Fay (Dave) House of Gillams, Rosalyn (Rick) Kingston of Fort McMurray and their families. He will also be sadly missed by Sylvia, the mother of his children. Predeceased by parents Michael & Rosannah Joseph and sister Theresa Norman. Cremation took place on november 15, 1999 at Barrie, Ontario. Donations in his memory can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetic Association or charity of one's choice. Thursday, December 2, 1999, edition of The Western Star
REID, Clifford "Cliff" Ira70 years Passed away Tuesday morning, November 30th, 1999 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site, Clifford "Cliff" Ira Reid, beloved husband of Delilah "Doiley" (Payne) Reid of Hanmer, loving father of Jo-Ann (friend Rob Roussel) of Sudbury, Austin (wife Sheila) of North Bay, Carolyn (husband Milt Hewlin) and Norma (husband Stan Patey), both of Newfoundland, dear poppy of Devin, Shelby, Abbi-Lynn, Kerry, Troy and Thor, dear son of the late Corbett and Amy Reid both predeceased, dear brother of Violet, Rhoda, Myra and Cec, all of Newfoundland, Rosie of Nova Scotia and the late Susan, Felix, Rol and Austin all predeceased. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral service in the Lougheed Funeral Home, Hanmer/Capreol Chapel, Michelle Dr., Hanmer, Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Valley East Cemetery. Donations to the St. Alban Memorial Fund would be appreciated. Friends may call 2-9 p.m. Thursday or after 10 a.m. Friday. Friday, December 3, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GALE, James JohnPollards Point Feb. 16th, 1918 - Dec. 1st, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late James John Gale announce his passing on Wednesday, December 1st, 1999 at his family residence in his 81st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 54 years, Annie; one brother Elias Gale of Sops Arm; four brothers-in-law: Frank (Cecila), Tom (Floss), Hubert (Marie); all of Sops Arm and Fred (Gertie) of Deer Lake; one sister-in-law Patricia Ricketts of Sops Arm. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. James was a member of the Orange Lodge. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Pollards Point today, Friday where also funeral services will take place on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts" Friday, December 3, 1999, edition of The Western Star
JONES, ElizabethCorner Brook, NF It is with regret that the family of the late Elizabeth Jones announce her passing at the Lincoln Place Nursing Home, Toronto, on Tuesday, November 30th, 1999 in her 92nd year. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: sons: Robert (Shirley) of Dartmouth, Walter (Carol) of Corner Brook, Frederick of Toronto and Harry (Marie) of Cox's Cove; daughters: Dorothy Thompson of Dartmouth and Mary Wildefong of Toronto; special granddaughter, Kimberley Thompson of Toronto, with whom she resided; special grandsons: Fred Jones of Gillams and Lloyd Thompson of Ontario; 37 grandchildren, 60 great grandchildren, 15 great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Mrs. Jones was predeceased by her husband, Samuel in 1961 and by her children, Lloyd, William, Cornelius, Providence and Alice. The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cathedral with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Visitation will take place on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Friday, December 3, 1999, edition of The Western Star
NOSEWORTHY, Joan (nee Lovell)McIvers Age 64 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joan Noseworthy announce her passing at McIvers on December 2nd, 1999 at the age of 64 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories two daughters: Mellesia (Brian) Caravan, Ethel (Gilbert) Regular; one son, Calley, all of McIvers; three grandchildren: Alison Regular, Stephen Caravan, and Mallory Regular, all of McIvers; her mother, Suzannah Lovell; two brothers: Eric (Emma) Lovell, Joseph (Vonnie) Lovell; two sisters: Marie Kennedy and Alice (Clarence) Burden, all of McIvers; brothers-in-law: Lockyer Noseworthy (Summerside), William (Bill) Noseworthy (Glovertown), Mike Blanchard (McIvers); sisters-in-law: Inez (Marcel) Rousseau (Quebec), Marjorie (George) Mercer (Stephenville), Hope Noseworthy (Mt. Pearl), Louise Lovell of McIvers; and one aunt Christine Park of McIvers. Predeceased by her husband, Frederick Noseworthy, September 29, 1993; father, Thomas Lovell, 1984; sister, Joyce Lovell, 1989; brother, Alfred Lovell, 1995. Also leaving to mourn: nieces, nephews, and a large circle of family and friends. Visitation will take place from the Epiphany Church, McIvers starting at 7:00 p.m. Friday until noon Sunday. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, December 5th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from the Epiphany Church, McIvers with Rev. Randy Lockyer officiating. Interment to follow at the Epiphany Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Marks Avenue. Saturday, December 4, 1999, edition of The Western Star
DENNIS, George ThomasThree Rock Cove It is with great sadness that the family of the late George Thomas Dennis announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, December 3, 1999 at the age of 89 years. He will be sadly missed by one son, Ivan (Joyce) Dennis in Three Rock Cove and one step-son, Steve (Lillian) Hinks in Lourdes and seven step-daughters: Patsy (Dick) Gardner in United States, Marie Young, Evelyn (John) Rioux, Venecia (Joseph) Benoit, Lorraine Hinks, all in Lourdes, Ursula Barter in Mainland, Marguerite (Bertley) Besan in Nova Scotia and one brother, Leo (Genevieve) Dennis in St. John's and three sisters: Anne (Joe) Deccoli in Arizona, United States, Dora Harper in United States, Lucy Pittman in Ontario and three grandchildren; Darren, Deanna, Amanda; a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth Dennis. Friends may call at St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove on Saturday and Sunday. Funeral services will take place on Monday, December 6, 1999 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Three Rock Cove. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville. Saturday, December 4, 1999, edition of The Western Star
EDMONDS, Stephen O.O.C.Mt. Moriah, NF July 15, 1931-December 2, 1999 It is with regret that the family of the late Stephen Edmonds announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Thursday, December 2nd, 1999 at the age of 68 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving family: Phyllis (nee Pye) his loving wife of 47 years; children: Edward (Linda), Wayne (Gloria), Byron (Lorraine), Olga Bellows (Wayne), Maisie Park (Bruce), George (Bernadette), Darren (Laura), Larry (Linda), Todd (Vicki), Shawn (Sherri), Evelyn Hunt (Cyril), Kelly Marshall (Gordon), Lori, Stephen Jr. and Michael; special granddaughter, Brittany; 22 grandchildren, four great grandchildren; sister, Katherine Gosse of St. David's; brother, Bruce (Rowena) of Mt. Moriah; brothers-in-law: Laurence Pye (Meda) and Edward Pye (Betty) of Lodge Bay; sisters-in-law: Flora House of Goose Bay, Clara Fillatre of Stephenville and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents, Edward and Laura, brother, Ellis and brothers-in-law, Ramsey House and Walter Gosse. Mr. Edmonds was a life time member of the Curling Lions Club with 16 years of dedicated service. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church in Curling with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Visitation will take place on Saturday 2-4 and 7:30-9 p.m., Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Saturday, December 4, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BLANCHARD, Lucy Leona (nee Colombe)St. George's, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Blanchard announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 4th, 1999 at the age of 64 years. She leaves with fond and loving memories her husband, Michael; five children: David and Grace, St. George's; Richard, Walter and Statia, Ottawa, ON; nine grandchildren: Krista, Michael and MacKenzie, St. George's; David Jerome, Jessie, Holly, Tracey, Samantha, and Alex, all of Ontario; four sisters: Bernice (Mrs. John Barry), St. George's; Freda (Mrs. Bill Thorne), Grace White and Cecilla Gaudet, all of Halifax; two brothers: Gordon and Jerome, St. George's; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, St. George's, Monday and Tuesday: 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where the Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 10:00 a.m., Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Shallop Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HURLEY, Jane (nee Gardiner)Curling, NF It is with sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Jane Hurley announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 4th, 1999 in her 81st year. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Benedict (Benny). Son, Walter (Valda) of Edmonton. Daughters: Margaret of Calgary, Sharon Martell (Walter) of Cape Breton, Regina of Ottawa, Imelda Anderson, Barbara (Marc Andrews), Mary, and Philomena (Dennis Dober), of Corner Brook. 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren. Brothers: Clarence Gardiner (Mary) of Corner Brook, Dick Gardiner of Stephenville Crossing. Sisters: Margaret Jones (James) of Corner Brook, Sr. Imelda Gardiner of Hamilton, ON, Loretta Gardiner and Pauline Sharpe (Pat) of Stephenville Crossing. She will be also missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her brothers, James and Raymond and parents, Francis and Lucy Gardiner. The funeral service will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Curling Street, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HAWCO, EddiePort au Port East It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eddie Hawco announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, December 5, 1999 at the age of 72 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Ida and one son, Elias (Betty) Hawco in Port au Port East and two daughters: Yvonne Hawco (Harold Doucette) in Kippens, Joanne Hawco (Jackie Pomeroy) in Stephenville and three sisters: Mary (Gordon) Brenton in Thomlea, Trinity Bay, Veronica Hynes in Port au Port East, Margaret Fulford in Ontario and daughter-in-law, BJ Hawco in Port au Port East; six grandchildren: Tracey, Tanya, Tamara, Mandy, Jodie, Jevon; a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Winnifred Hawco and son Raymond Hawco and one sister Rita Miller and one brother Tom Hawco. Friends may call at Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East on Monday and Tuesday. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m. from Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Port au Port East. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
RANDELL, Frederick HaroldHarbour Deep Feb. 10th, 1936 - Dec. 3rd, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick H. Randell announce his passing on Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at Harbour Deep in his 63rd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Hazel. Daughters: Margaret (Eddy) Gillingham of Corner Brook and Drucella (Melvin) Cassell of Harbour Deep. Four sons: Edgar (Gay) of Deer Lake, Tony (Barbara) of Yellowknife, Dwayne of St. Anthony and Jamie of Deer Lake. 10 grandchildren: Andy, Roger, Trevor, Tammy, David, Dayna, Damien, Bradley, Cody and Chantelle. Two brothers: Stanley and Sidney. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother George on Feb. 27th, 1998 and his sister Delilah Loder in Nov. 1997. Visitation will take place from St. Peters Anglican Church in Harbour Deep today, Monday where also funeral Services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer lake. "Forever in our Hearts" Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BLANCHARD, Lucy Leona (nee Colombe)St. George's, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Blanchard announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 4th, 1999 at the age of 64 years. She leaves with fond and loving memories her husband, Michael; five children: David and Grace, St. George's; Richard, Walter and Statia, Ottawa, ON; nine grandchildren: Krista, Michael and MacKenzie, St. George's; David Jerome, Jessie, Holly, Tracey, Samantha, and Alex, all of Ontario; four sisters: Bernice (Mrs. John Barry), St. George's; Freda (Mrs. Bill Thorne), Grace White and Cecilla Gaudet, all of Halifax; two brothers: Gordon and Jerome, St. George's; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, St. George's, Monday and Tuesday: 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where the Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 10:00 a.m., Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Shallop Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HURLEY, Jane (nee Gardiner)Curling, NF It is with sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Jane Hurley announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 4th, 1999 in her 81st year. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Benedict (Benny). Son, Walter (Valda) of Edmonton. Daughters: Margaret of Calgary, Sharon Martell (Walter) of Cape Breton, Regina of Ottawa, Imelda Anderson, Barbara (Marc Andrews), Mary, and Philomena (Dennis Dober), of Corner Brook. 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren. Brothers: Clarence Gardiner (Mary) of Corner Brook, Dick Gardiner of Stephenville Crossing. Sisters: Margaret Jones (James) of Corner Brook, Sr. Imelda Gardiner of Hamilton, ON, Loretta Gardiner and Pauline Sharpe (Pat) of Stephenville Crossing. She will be also missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her brothers, James and Raymond and parents, Francis and Lucy Gardiner. The funeral service will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Curling Street, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HAWCO, EddiePort au Port East It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eddie Hawco announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, December 5, 1999 at the age of 72 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Ida and one son, Elias (Betty) Hawco in Port au Port East and two daughters: Yvonne Hawco (Harold Doucette) in Kippens, Joanne Hawco (Jackie Pomeroy) in Stephenville and three sisters: Mary (Gordon) Brenton in Thomlea, Trinity Bay, Veronica Hynes in Port au Port East, Margaret Fulford in Ontario and daughter-in-law, BJ Hawco in Port au Port East; six grandchildren: Tracey, Tanya, Tamara, Mandy, Jodie, Jevon; a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Winnifred Hawco and son Raymond Hawco and one sister Rita Miller and one brother Tom Hawco. Friends may call at Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East on Monday and Tuesday. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m. from Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Port au Port East. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
RANDELL, Frederick HaroldHarbour Deep Feb. 10th, 1936 - Dec. 3rd, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick H. Randell announce his passing on Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at Harbour Deep in his 63rd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Hazel. Daughters: Margaret (Eddy) Gillingham of Corner Brook and Drucella (Melvin) Cassell of Harbour Deep. Four sons: Edgar (Gay) of Deer Lake, Tony (Barbara) of Yellowknife, Dwayne of St. Anthony and Jamie of Deer Lake. 10 grandchildren: Andy, Roger, Trevor, Tammy, David, Dayna, Damien, Bradley, Cody and Chantelle. Two brothers: Stanley and Sidney. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother George on Feb. 27th, 1998 and his sister Delilah Loder in Nov. 1997. Visitation will take place from St. Peters Anglican Church in Harbour Deep today, Monday where also funeral Services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer lake. "Forever in our Hearts" Tuesday, December 7, 1999, edition of The Western Star
DUNPHY, Patrick WilliamDartmouth Patrick William Dunphy of Dartmouth died December 8, 1999 in his 76th year at the Q. E. Two Health Sciences (Victoria General Site) in Halifax. Born in Curling, Newfoundland he was a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Rockett) Dunphy. He received his high school education at the Sacred Heart School in Curling. He went to work at Furlong Bros. Herring Plant and Coombs Department Store before joining the firm Humber Motors Ltd. in 1954. In 1964 he purchased the automobile dealership from the estate of his father-in-law, and continued to operate the same until 1978 when he sold the company to Derek Young C.A. He was a member of the Archbishop Howley Council of the Knights of Columbus for many years and was an Honorary Life Member. He was also an Honorary Member of Rotary International. During his years in the automobile business he served a term as president of the Newfoundland Auto Dealers Association and was a director of the Canadian Auto Dealers Association, he also served as a director of the Ford Dealer Advisory council. During his business career he also served a year as president of the Corner Brook Chamber of Commerce and a director of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Surviving are his wife the former Dorothy Wiseman, one daughter Barbara MacEwen (John) and their children Patrick and Lori-Beth all of Dartmouth. Also surviving are his sisters Gertrude McLennan (John), Joan O'Driscoll (Francis) and brothers Gerald (Grace), William (Irene), Kenneth (Renata) and a large circle of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister Rita Milani and brothers Francis and Harold. Visitation will be 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00-9:00 (Thursday) today in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen Street. Funeral mass will be celebrated 10:00 a.m. Friday in St. Peters Roman Catholic Church (Maple St. Dartmouth). Cremation will follow with burial at a later date in Oakridge Cemetery. Family flowers only by request in lieu donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Tuesday, December 9, 1999, edition of The Western Star
KENNEDY, John V.Corner Brook, NF Oct. 31, 1927 - Dec. 8, 1999 It is with sadness that the family of the late Mr. John Kennedy announce his sudden passing on Wednesday, December 8th, 1999, at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 72nd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 51 years, Evelyn (nee Young); six daughters: Judy Byrne (Donald), Lisa Collier (Wade) all residing at Cambridge, ON, Diane Allen (Doug), Shirley Allen (Chris), Catherine Kennedy (John), Myra O'Brien (Paul) all residing at Corner Brook; five sons: Gordon (Kimberly) of Corner Brook, David (Jocelyn) of Pasadena, Rod (Jenny) of Stratford, ON, Wayne and Brian of Scarborough, On; four brothers: Leo (Anne), Bud (Ina) residing at Corner Brook, Chris (Margaret) of ON, Andy (May) of Mount Moriah; eight sisters: Nora Quilty (Cyril) of Jeffreys, Mildred Lavers, Madonna Pittman, Aggie Lavers (Raymond) all residing at Corner Brook, Betty Quigley (Roy), Patsy Priviteria (Joe), all residing at Ontario, Corine Rideout (Vern) of Nova Scotia and Francis Vanhelsdingen (Bill) at Ontario; 21 grandchildren, one great grandchild. He will be also missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Moses and Lucy and his brother Pat. The funeral service will take place on Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Ave. with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Thursday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the charity of one's choice. Tuesday, December 9, 1999, edition of The Western Star
KEEPING, CyrilBurnt Islands, NF Age 69 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Cyril Keeping announce his sudden passing at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre on December 8th, 1999 at the age of 69 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 45 years, Emma Jane Keeping (nee Seymour); four sons: Maxwell, Gerald, Raymond all of Brantford, ON, George (Jocelyne) of Isle au Morts; four daughters: Edith (Israel) of Isle au Morts, Maxine (Roy) of Rose Blanche, Sheila (Henry) of Port aux Basques, Alice of Burnt Islands; daughter-in-law, Judy Keeping of Bridgewater, NS; two sisters: Ella King of Port aux Basques, Margaret Spicer of Rose Blanche; 12 grandchildren; as well as a very large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents John and Flora Keeping (Pool); two sons: Ronald in 1999, Clayton, as well as other family members. Family and friends may visit the Keeping Family Residence in Burnt Islands, Thursday and Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 11th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church in Burnt Islands with Rev. Nelson Small officiating. Interment to follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle au Morts Road. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and or donations may be made to the Keeping Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques. Friday, December 10, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MCWHIRTER, Mary Margaret (nee King)Corner Brook, NF Oct. 11th, 1928 - Dec. 9th, 1999 It is with sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Mary McWhirter announce her passing at the Interfaith Home for Seniors on Thursday, December 9th, 1999 at the age of 71 years. She was predeceased by her husband Harry, May 6, 1976. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; Rod (Nellie), Darren (Janet), Al (Aggie), Debbie Rowe (Dave), Cathy (Don Bursey), all residing at Corner Brook, Margie Batstone (Terry), of Ontario; six brothers: Gerald King, of Ontario, John, George, Ed King of Corner Brook, Vince King of Stephenville and Ken King of Pasadena; four sisters: Loretta (Bill Morris) of Montreal, Alice (Ray Wiseman) of Ontario, Cathy (Randy Tyler) of Oklahoma, Marion (Bill Bishop) of Pasadena: 12 grandchildren: Bradley, Janice, Mark, Jenna, Michael, Randy, Brittany, Christina, Jordi, Matthew, Elizabeth and Jennifer. She will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, James Eldridge and Margaret King, brother, James, sister, Geraldine, sisters-in-law, Gertrude King and Valetta King. The funeral service will take place on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Ave., with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800 Friday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Saturday during the hours of 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or making donations to the Alzheimer's Society. Friday, December 10, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GALLANT, Joseph ReginaldBenoit's Cove, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joseph Reginald Gallant announce his passing on Thursday, December 9, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 69 years. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 43 years, Viola Gallant (Parsons); son Richard Gallant (Colleen), three daughters: Olive White (deceased husband Edward), Leona Connolly (Brian), Gloria Gallant (Patrick); brother Cyril Gallant; three sisters: Rona Leonard (James), Jean Halbot, Marie Eldrige; grandchildren: Margaret, Jonathan, Dion, Ryan, Leanna and Zachary and numerous other relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Sunday, December 12th at 2:00 p.m. from Our Lady Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church, Benoit's Cove, Father Simon Agboso officiating. The interment will follow at the church Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling St. Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to Our Lady Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church will be graciously accepted. Saturday, December 11, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GUSHUE, Sadie MaeCorner Brook, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sadie Mae Gushue (nee Musseau) announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 11th, 1999 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughter: Sylvia (Frank) Panno, Springhill, Florida; son: Robert Gushue, Okotoks, Alberta; daughter-in-law: Ruth Gushue, Corner Brook. Three grandchildren: Bill Gushue, Scarborough, ON, Bernard (Marion) Gushue, Pasadena, and Sean Gushue, Corner Brook. Two great grandchildren: Matthew and Emily Gushue. Son-in-law: Wayne Bursey, Corner Brook. Sisters: Nonie Porter, Mount Moriah, Evelyn (Lloyd) Johnson, Arlington, Virginia, Myrtis (Pete) Hoffman, Stone Mountain, Georgia. Brother: George (Kay) Musseau, Corner Brook. Sisters-in-law: Angela Musseau, Shirley Musseau, Gertrude Gushue, all of Corner Brook, and Margaret LeDrew, Montreal, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William (1955), son: Bernard (Bud) 1987; daughter: Patricia Bursey (1996). Brothers and sisters: Charles, Harry, Rendell, Elizabeth and Frances. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 15th at 10:30 a.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mount Bernard Avenue, Fr. John Peddle officiating. Interment to follow at the RC townsite Cemetery, Montgomery Street. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. Monday, December 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BRAGG, Melvin L.Corner Brook, NF It is with sadness that the family of the late Mr. Melvin Bragg announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 11, 1999 at the age of 79 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Blanche (nee Avery). His sisters: Vivian Bragg of Corner Brook and nephew, Roy and niece Judy, Susan Williams of Florida and nephews Danny, Dale and nieces Ann and Karen, Mildred Kinsman of St. John's and niece, Colleen and nephew Gordon. Sisters-in-law: Gwen Lambert (Robert) of Southport, Minnie Marche (Eric) of Shoal Harbour; brothers-in-law: Cecil Avery (Phyllis) of Southport, Arthur (Una) Avery, Silas (Minnie), Leslie (Daphne), and Clifford (Joyce) Avery all residing at Weybridge, Random Island. He will be also missed by his special niece, Bernie Primmer of Mt. Pearl and a large number of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his parents Howard and Mary Bragg. The funeral will take place on Tuesday at 1 p.m. from Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses on Premier Drive with interment at the Kingdom Hall Cemetery in Pasadena. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Tuesday from 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Monday, December 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WALBOURNE, Frank HaroldCorner Brook, NF It is with regret that the family of the late Frank Walbourne announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, December 10, 1999 at the age of 86 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving family, wife Violet (nee Harvey); sons: Gerald (Marie) of Cox's Cove, David (Laura), Gordon (Lena) and Frank Jr. (Debbie), all of Corner Brook; daughters: Bonnie Strickland of Toronto, Evelyn Blanchard (Enos) of Sydney River, Georgina Wareham (Ben), Madge Russell (Max) and Alma Dawe (Stan) all of Corner Brook; brothers: Sam and Don; sisters, Winnie Jennings, Florence Stratton, Daisie Pond, Ruth Swyers and Marion Butt; 35 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his first wife Florence (nee Perry) 1987; parents, Samuel and Sarah, son Lloyd and brother Bram. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. from the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Elizabeth Street with Pastor Calvin Andrews officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Visitation will take place Saturday 7-9 p.m., Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Monday, December 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
NICHOLAS, Terry BrianJackson's Arm Oct. 25th, 1957 - Dec. 10th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Terry Brian Nicholas announce his passing on Friday, December 10th, 1999 at W.M.R. Hospital in his 42nd year. He will be sadly missed by his wife Beverly Decker. Two sons: Dustin and Dillon. His parents Maxwell & Emily Nicholas of Jackson's Arm. Two brothers: Randy (Yvonne) of Jackson's Arm and David (Maxine Ralph) of Brampton, Ontario. One sister, Linda (Mrs. Clifton Chaytor) of Manuels, St. John's. His mother and father-in-law Roy & Geraldine Decker of Woodstock, White Bay. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his sister Karen and his brother Clifford. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Jackson's Arm today Monday where also funeral services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever in our Hearts" Monday, December 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PERRIER, Emmanuel WilliamMontreal (Formerly of Flat Bay, NF) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Emmanuel William Perrier announce his passing in Montreal on November 26, 1999 at the age of 39 years. He will be sadly missed by one son, Robert in St. John's, NF and one daughter, Emmanuella in Thunder Bay, Ontario and his father, William and his mother, Joan and two brothers: Raymond in Hamilton, Bernie in St. John, New Brunswick and six sisters: Joan Marie, Betty, Lori all in Hamilton, Beverly in PEI, Wanda in North Bay, Ontario, Renee in Stephenville and his grandmother, Joan Hinks; a circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Friends may call at St. Anne's Church in Flat Bay on Monday. Funeral Services will take place on Tuesday, December 14th at 10:00 a.m. from St. Anne's Church in Flat Bay with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Flat Bay. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, Station Road in Stephenville Crossing. Monday, December 13, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MURRIN, Josephine Mary (nee McGrath)Cox's Cove, NF It is with sadness and regret that the family of the late Josephine Murrin announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 13th, 1999 at the age of 53 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; son, Gary McGrath of Brampton; daughters, Pamela Murrin (Conway), Roxanne Murrin (Dale), all of Brampton and Jennifer Murrin of Cox's Cove; grandchildren, Abigail, Jonathan and Austin; parents, Thomas and Margaret McGrath of Cox's Cove; sister, Jeanette Murrin (Marvin) of Cox's Cove; nieces, Renee and Vanessa; nephews, Donald (DJ), Cornelius (Bully), Chad and also numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her brother, Joseph. Visitation will commence on Tuesday afternoon at St. Nicholas Anglican Church, Cox's Cove from where the funeral will take place on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Tuesday, December 14, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PARDY, Harvey JuniorAge 64 Formerly of Corner Brook, NF Passed away peacefully in his home on the 9th of December, Harvey Pardy Junior, after a 9-year struggle with leukemia. His strength of character and caring heart endeared him to many people. While his final years were not peaceful he was at peace. At peace with the difficulties he had to face and at peace with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Harvey is lovingly remembered by his sons: Harvey L. J. Pardy (Brenda) and Larry G. Pardy (Sharon), his step-daughters: Tammy Graham (Andy) and Tara MacCullum (Danny), his grandchildren, his brothers and sisters and countless other family and friends. Harvey loved the Lord and found his strength is Him. The race that was set before him he ran with endurance and finished well. His life is typified by Psalm 18.2: The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. (NKJ). A Memorial Service will be held at the Temple Baptist Church, Lower Sackville, NS on Monday, December 13, 1999. Interment will be at the Salvation Army site, Mount Patricia on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Donations on Harvey's behalf may be made to: The Christian Children's Fund of Canada, 1027 McNicoll Ave., Scarborough, ON M1W 3X2 1-800-263-5437. Tuesday, December 14, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SINNICKS, JohnHawkes Bay It is with great sadness that the family of the late John Sinnicks announce his passing on Monday, December 13, 1999 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 69 years. He leaves to mourn his wife Dora; sons: Michael, Newman (Caroline), Fred (Linda); daughters: Eleanor (Gerry), Margarete (Lawrence) all residing at Hawkes Bay. He also leaves to mourn ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren, one sister Yvonne Rumbolt of Port au Choix and a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends at Holy Innocents Anglican Church, Hawkes Bay on Tuesday and Wednesday from where the funeral service will also take place on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Cooper officiating. Interment to follow at River of Ponds Brook Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. Wednesday, December 15, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BRAGG, Vivian ElizabethCorner Brook, NF Passed away Tuesday, December 14th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Vivian Elizabeth Bragg, at the age of 84 years. Vivian was born October 8, 1915 in Port aux Basques, daughter of Howard and Mary Ann Bragg. She will be sadly missed by her children: son Roy and wife Anita, Ontario, daughter Judith Sutton and husband Tom, Ontario; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sisters: Susan Williams, Florida, Mildred Kinsman, St. John's; and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Clayton Bragg in 1964, daughter Vera Daily, brother Melvin Bragg. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 17th at 2:00 p.m. from the Fist Baptist Church, O'Connell Drive Pastor Harold Sparkes officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9, Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Bible Society. Thursday, December 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
RODGERS, BridgetReidville, Deer Lake Sept. 29th, 1930 - Dec. 15th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bridget Rodgers announce her passing on Wednesday, December 15th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 69th year. She will be sadly missed by her children: Raymond and wife Joyce of Deer Lake; Hayward and wife Jeanette of Hampden; Velma and husband Dave Trebell; Maxine Rodgers and Paul; Digbe and Connie all of Toronto; her brother Mike Collier of Bay D'Espoir; two sisters: Veronica Ledrew of Toronto and Cecilia of Bay D'Espoir; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place today, Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. Funeral service will take place from Emmanuel Pentecostal Church on Friday at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Simms officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family flowers or donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation would be gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts" Thursday, December 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
CRAMM, Gladys JaneHeatherton, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gladys Cramm announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at the age of 70 years. She leaves, with fond and loving memories, her husband, Arminius; sons: Wilson, Isaac (Violet), Terry (friend Lynn), all of Heatherton; Douglas (Patsy), St. George's; Calvin, Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre; Larry (friend Barbara), Highlands; Pleman (Carmel), Brigus; George (friend Doris), St. John, NB; Kevin (friend Jackie), Lower Sackville, NS; daughters: Jessie (Norman) Butt, Shirley (Leo) Anderson, all of Heatherton; Lorraine, Stephenville Crossing; 16 grandchildren and one great grandchild; sisters: Bertha Dominey and Hazel Meade of Fox Roost; Beatrice Oake, Corner Brook; Nora Denver, Darson, ON; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her brother Wilson Walters. The family will be receiving friends from the United Church in Heatherton Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. - 12 noon from where the funeral will take place on Friday on Friday, December 17th at 2 p.m., Rev. Wendy Cronhelm officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing. Thursday, December 16, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BRAGG, Vivian ElizabethCorner Brook, NF Passed away Tuesday, December 14th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Vivian Elizabeth Bragg, at the age of 84 years. Vivian was born October 8, 1915 in Port aux Basques, daughter of Howard and Mary Ann Bragg. She will be sadly missed by her children: son Roy and wife Anita, Ontario, daughter Judith Sutton and husband Tom, Ontario; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sisters: Susan Williams, Florida, Mildred Kinsman, St. John's; and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Clayton Bragg in 1964, daughter Vera Daily, brother Melvin Bragg. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 17th at 2:00 p.m. from the First Baptist Church, O'Connell Drive, Pastor Harold Sparkes officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9, Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Bible Society. Friday, December 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
FULFORD, PatrickPoint Au Mal It is with great sadness that the family of the late Patrick Fulford announce his passing at his residence in Point au Mal on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at the age of 71 years. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Helen and three sons: Paul (Verna) in Brantford, Ontario, John (Mary) in Stephenville, Patrick (Kimberly) in Point au Mal and two brothers: Paul in Point au Mal, Bernard in Kitchener, Ontario and three sisters: Marg Defelco in Houston, Texas, Kay Martin in Long Island, New York, Lillian Jakes in California, USA and eight grandchildren: Samantha, Jason, Melissa, Jonathan, Jeremy, Shantel, Jake, Jasmine; a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at the St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church in Point au Mal on Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 18th at 1:30 p.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Church in Point au Mal with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Point au Mal. As expressions of sympathy, flowers would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Friday, December 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
INGRAM, JosephPort aux Basques Age 77 It is with great sadness and regret that the family of the late Joseph Ingram announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital after a short illness on December 15th, 1999 at the age of 77 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories; his wife of 57 years, Mary A. Ingram (nee Osmond); five daughters: Eileen (Russell) Kinslow, Loretta (Ken) Bartlett, Rowena (Alex) Sinclair, all of Glace Bay, NS, Elsie (James) Spencer, Ruby (Todd) Marshall of Port aux Basques; eight sons: John (Eileen) of Mississauga, ON, Robert (Roxanne) of Corner Brook, Lewis (Yvonne) of Halifax, NS, Clyde (Brenda), Winston (Valerie), Donald (Eva), James (Kathy), Kenneth (Julie), all of Port aux Basques, 32 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren; four sisters: Alma (Max) Bugden of Mount Pearl, Leah Pearce of Port aux Basques, Mary (Eric) Foote of Burgeo, Eileen (Dan) Neilsen of Trenton, ON; two brothers: Sandy (Ellie) of Halifax, Hubert (Carrie) of Burgeo; five sisters-in-law: Hilda McNeil, Gladys Sheaves, Florence Osmond, Elizabeth Francis, Caroline Jane Osmond; two brothers-in-law: John (Catherine) Osmond all of Port aux Basques, Robert J. Fields of Williamstown, Mass. He was predeceased by his parents Henry and Hannah (Meade) Ingram, three sons: Harold, Charles and David, sister Myrtle Bennett in 1999. Family and friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, Thursday (1-2 family only), 2-4 and 7-9, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday (10-12 noon family only). Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 18th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Port aux Basques with Rev. George Childs, Rev. Nelson Small and Eric Mullins officiating. Interment to follow at Barachois Hill Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques. Friday, December 17, 1999, edition of The Western Star
HAROLD, Calvin Headley JohnHAROLD, Calvin Headley John - 66, of Halifax, formerly of Corner Brook, Nfld., passed away December 8, 1999 at home. Born in Corner Brook, he was a son of the late William and Dalphina (Bennett) Harold. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Fairview Branch 142. He retired from the CNR. He is survived by four sisters: Una (Mrs. Archie Young), Corner Brook; Ruby (Mrs. Jim Prosper), Toronto; Geraldine (Mrs. Clarence Guyon), Illinois; Marian (Mrs. Gerald Reid), Bedford; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three brothers: Arthur, Reg, and Malcolm; stepmother, Drucia. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 126 Sackville Drive. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Saturday, December 18, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PARSONS, Malcolm (Mac) BernardMcKays, NF Passed away Tuesday, December 14th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Malcolm Bernard Parsons, at the age of 74 years. Malcolm was born January 24th, 1925 in Stephenville Crossing, son of the late Israel and Matilda Parsons. He leaves to mourn three brothers: Herman (Dell), Stephenville Crossing; Al (Sandy), Virginia Beach, VA; Vince (Judy), Stephenville Crossing; six sisters: Rosalie (Arnold) Ritchie, St. John, NB; Sheila (John) Cassel, Boynton Beach, FLA; Muriel (Bob) Johnson, Las Vegas, NA; Elizabeth (Frank) Franklin, Hondo, TX; Martha (Bob) Ham, Thunder Bay, ON; Claudia (Phil) DePriest, Henderson, NA. He was predeceased by his twin brother, Ingatius in 1995 and Cyril in 1942. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation or to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook. Saturday, December 18, 1999, edition of The Western Star
DOLLARD, BernieStephenville It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bernie Dollard announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, December 19, 1999 at the age of 77 years. She will be sadly missed by her six sons: Robert, Calwyn, Gerald (Sherry), Tommy all in Stephenville, Richard in British Columbia, Keith in Brampton, Ontario and two daughters: Belinda Williams and Frances Dollard, both in Stephenville and two brothers: James White in West Bay, Raymond White in Prince Edward Island and four sisters: Theresa McHugh in Stephenville, Florence Young in Silverwood Manor, Kippens, Jean White in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Pauline Mullins in Bellville, Illinois and 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Reginald Dollard on March 4, 1997. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, December 22nd at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway, Stephenville. Monday, December 20, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GILLIS, Mary DorothyPeacefully at the Hotel Dieu Hospital, St. Catherine's, Ont. on Saturday, Dec. 18, 1999. Beloved wife of the late John Edward Gillis in her 88th year; dear mother of Paul Joseph Gillis and wife Phyllis, and Judith Anne Gillis and her husband Joseph; grandmother of Angela, Paul Jr., John, Gerard, Patricia, Johnny and Jason; predeceased by a grandson Eddie. Great Grandmother of Richard, J.J., Edward David, Alysha, Catherine, Jenna and Erin. Sister of Tom Gillis; predeceased by sisters and brothers: Imelda, Donald, John (Jack), Martin, Michael, Anne, Isobel, William (Bill) and Molly. Dorothy is at the Patrick J. Darte Funeral Chapel, 39 Court St. (at King) St. Catherine's, Ont. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated in St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. The Rite of Committal will take place in Pleasantview Memorial Gardens, Fonthill, Ont. Vigil prayers in the funeral home Tuesday evening at 8:30. Visiting hours Monday & Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Monday, December 20, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SILMARIE, Ishbelle Davida "Toots"Silmarie, I. D. "Toots", 65 of Brooklyn, Queens County died Friday, December 17, 1999 in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool. Born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late George and Alice (Seaward) Randell. She is survived by (4) four sons: Barry and his wife Gail and son Alex of Gander, Newfoundland; Brent and Brian and his wife Bev and daughters Jessie and Julie, all of Brooklyn; Blake of Edmonton. (3) Three grandchildren; (9) nine sisters: Helen Reid, Dot Randell, Flo Randell and Nellie Hayes; all of Corner Brook, Newfoundland; May Marshall of Toronto; and Mary Davis of Florida; Stella Newhook of Panama City, Florida; Eva Coshocton, Ohio and Elizabeth Moreley, of Sydney. (4) Four brothers: Fred of Grand Falls, Newfoundland; Roy, Lloyd and John all of Corner Brook, Newfoundland. She was predeceased by her husband Harry and a sister Joan. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers' Funeral Home, Liverpool. A memorial service will be held Monday, December 20, 1999 from Pilgrim United Church, Brooklyn at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Karen Lynch officiating. Burial will be in Seaside Cemetery, Brooklyn. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Pilgrim United Church. Monday, December 20, 1999, edition of The Western Star
COLLINS, Stanley George3 Country Drive, Kippens Stanley George Collins of Kippens, formerly of Petites, NF, passed peacefully away at home on Sunday, December 19, 1999, at the age of 84 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of sixty years, Irene and five sons: Henry (Patricia) in Windsor, Ontario, George (Nellie) in Wingham, Ontario, Eric (Frederica) in Kippens, Lloyd (Linda) in Brampton, Ontario, Harold (Clara) in Kippens and two daughters: Joyce (Calvin) Mitchell in Victoria, British Columbia, Rita (Douglas) Stanley in Harriston, Ontario and one brother, Garland Collins in Burin and two sisters: Netta Loder (The Reverend Wilbur) in Brooklyn, Nova Scotia, Clara MacDonald in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. He was predeceased by his sister, Lena MacDonald and brother, Edgar Collins. He will also be sadly missed by 21 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, December 22nd at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church on St. Clare Avenue, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. Tuesday, December 21, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PAYNE, Steadman L.Wiltondale, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Steadman Payne of Wiltondale announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 20th, 1999 at the age of 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 63 years: Mrs. Gertrude Payne (nee Maynard), Wiltondale; five daughters: Alice (Gordon) Clarke, Fortune Bay, Beulah (Robert) Hiscock, Norris Point, Frances (Andrew) Hutchings, Cow Head, Jerene (Clyde) Biggin, Alberta and Lillian (Jim) Biggin, Port Saunders; three sons: Willis (Daisy), Steadman Jr. and Sandy, all residing in Wiltondale; 19 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; brother: Mack (Edna) Payne, Rocky Harbour and a large circle of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by two sons: Wayne and Murray. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Pond Road, Rocky Harbour on Tuesday and Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 23rd, at 2:00 p.m. from St. Matthews Anglican Church, Rocky Harbour. Officiated by Rev. Dennis Newhook and Rev. Norman Cutler. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Tuesday, December 21, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SHEPPARD, Alice MaudeLark Harbour, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Maude Sheppard announce her passing at the Interfaith Home for Seniors, on Sunday, December 19th, 1999 at the age of 90 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her two sons: Wilson (Thelma) and Cecil (Alice), Lark Harbour; eight grandchildren: Cecil Sheppard Jr., Lark Harbour, Monty Sheppard, Halifax, NS, Conrad Sheppard, Toronto, ON, Anna Mullins, Brampton, ON, Betty-Jean Sheppard, Ontario, Reginald Mercer, Halifax, NS, Sheldon Mercer, Canadian Armed Forces and Eugene Mercer, Toronto; four great grandchildren, close friend Robert Joyce, Guardian Angel Cottage, Lark Harbour, sister-in-law: Gertrude Sheppard, Toronto, ON and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband: George W. Sheppard, daughter: Irene Mercer and nine brothers and sisters. Visitation will take place from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour beginning Monday evening from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 22nd, at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Rev. Canon Joyce Payne. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook. Tuesday, December 21, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PAYNE, Stedman L.Wiltondale, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stedman Payne of Wiltondale announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 20th, 1999 at the age of 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 63 years: Mrs. Gertrude Payne (nee Maynard), Wiltondale; five daughters: Alice (Gordon) Clarke, Fortune Bay, Beulah (Robert) Hiscock, Norris Point, Frances (Andrew) Hutchings, Cow Head, Jerene (Clyde) Biggin, Alberta and Lillian (Jim) Biggin, Port Saunders; three sons: Willis (Daisy), Steadman Jr. and Sandy, all residing in Wiltondale; 19 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; brother: Mack (Edna) Payne, Rocky Harbour and a large circle of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by two sons: Wayne and Murray. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Pond Road, Rocky Harbour on Tuesday and Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 23rd, at 1:30 p.m. from St. Matthews Anglican Church, Rocky Harbour. Officiated by Rev. Dennis Newhook and Rev. Norman Cutler. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Wednesday, December 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LODER, Jacqueline Ethel (nee Payne)Passed peacefully away at home on Saturday, December 18th, 1999, Jacqueline Ethel Loder (nee Payne). Dear sister of Russell Payne of Corner Brook, NF, Rod Payne and Courtney Payne both of Oshawa. Jacqueline will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Resting at the Armstrong Funeral Home, 124 King Street East with funeral service in the chapel on Wednesday, December 23rd, 1999 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Wednesday, December 22, 1999, edition of The Western Star
WELLS, Lucy P.Hampden Feb. 24th, 1908 - Dec. 22nd, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy P. Wells announce her passing on Wednesday, December 22nd, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 91st year. She will be sadly missed by her sons: Douglas (Gertrude) and Seymour, both of Hampden; her niece Priscella (Job Ford) of Jackson's Arm; 13 grandchildren 20 great grandchildren and 14 great great grandchildren; 3 step-sons: Tony (Blanche) of Pasadena, Llewelyn (Mary) and Charlie (Ellen) both of Corner Brook; 2 step-daughters: Leona (Charlie Hunt) who was also her special friend of Corner Brook and Loretta. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Willis Regular and her second husband Edmund Wells; her 3 sons: Edgar, Melvin and Guy, and her grandsons: Terry and Lloyd. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Hampden today, Thursday, from where funeral services will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 53 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever in Our Hearts" Thursday, December 23, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PARDY, Elmer CuthbertPassed peacefully away December 21st, 1999, in the presence of his loving family, Elmer Cuthbert Pardy at his home in Grand Falls-Windsor, NF. He was 80 years old. Mr. Pardy retired from the Government of NF in 1984 and was a member of the Royal Navy in WWII. Predeceased by his parents, one sister, and two brothers. Left to mourn are: wife, Kathleen F. Pardy; sons: Kevin and wife Louise of Schefferville, Quebec, and Ivan of Winnipeg, Manitoba; daughters: Jennifer and husband Roy Pilgrim of Grand Falls-Windsor, Dianne and husband Wesley Fedec of Ft. McMurray, AB, Kathleen Jo and husband Albert Cull of Grand Falls-Windsor. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Flora Hancock, Olive Smith, Elizabeth Boyd, Grace Squires, Judy Brittian; brother: William Pardy; sister-in-law Margaret Pardy; 13 grandchildren: Paula Krawiec (Andy), Brian Pilgrim (Kim), Kirby Pilgrim, Tanya Cull, Darryl Cull, Stephen Cull, Wendy Pilgrim, Scott Pardy, Pamela Pardy, Joshua Pardy, Kimberly Pardy, Zackery Pardy, Justin Pardy, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rev. Hewitt will conduct funeral services at St. Alban's Anglican Church, Grand Falls-Windsor, NF, Friday, December 24, 1999. Interment will be at the Anglican Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were by Jeff Lynch, Hoskins Funeral Homes. Thursday, December 23, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BENOIT, DanielPiccadilly It is with great sadness that the family of the late Daniel Benoit of Piccadilly announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at the age of 48 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Philomena and one son, Daniel Benoit in Georgetown, Ontario and one daughter, Sherry Benoit in Stephenville and five brothers: Charlie, Thomas, Allen, all in Piccadilly, Cecil and Bernie, both in Kitchener, Ontario and ten sisters: Zita, Leona, Rona, Judy, Jenny, Kathleen, all in Kitchener, Ontario, Veronica in Yellowknife, Masie in Virginia, Patsy in Alabama, Lillian in Georgia; a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Friday and Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, December 26th at 10:00 a.m. from the Kingdom Hall of the Jehovah Witness on the Hansen Highway with interment in the Jehovah Witness Cemetery in Pasadena. Friday, December 24, 1999, edition of The Western Star
GASLARD, DerekPort au Choix It is with great sadness that the family of the late Derek Gaslard announce his passing on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders at the age of 28 years. He leaves to mourn his wife Melissa; parents Agnes and John; brothers Percy and wife Joanna, John of Port au Choix and Darren (Teena) of Saskatchewan; one sister Tracy (Brian) of Alberta, and niece Shantal. He also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church in Port au Choix from where the funeral service will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. with Father O'Quinn and Pastor Coles officiating. Interment to follow at the Interfaith Cemetery, Sandy Cove. As expressions of sympathy flowers, or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. Friday, December 24, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LOHNES, RonaldNov. 30, 1907 - Dec. 21, 1999 Passed away on Tuesday, December 21st, 1999 at the Lohnes Complex, Ronald Lohnes at the age of 92 years. Interment will take place on Friday, December 24th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Anglican Section, Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expression of sympathy, no flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Bay of Islands Ministerial Food Bank. "I have got my leave; a summons has come and I am ready for my journey. Now that my breath has been freed of its restless tides, and the earth can lay claim to my limbs. Then shall I be truly free. The lamp that lit my dark corner is out." Arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook. Friday, December 24, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BUTT, Marjorie, Madge (nee Walsh)Corner Brook, NF It is with sadness and regret that the family of the late Marjorie (Madge) Butt announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, December 24th, 1999 at the age of 68 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: sons, Ben (Geraldine), Randy (friend Caroline), Leslie (Linda) and Paul (Mary), all of Corner Brook and Sean (Jackie) of Gagetown, New Brunswick; daughters: Paulette Pike (Don) and Holly Campbell (Peter), all of Corner Brook; sister: Margie Martin of New Jersey, USA; brother David Walsh (Ula) of Benoit's Cove; 18 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and also numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband George Leslie, 1982; parents Timothy and Helena; son Brian; brother Kenneth Walsh and sister Anne Quilty. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Curling with Father Buckle officiating. Cremation to follow. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800. Monday, December 27, 1999, edition of The Western Star
PITTMAN, KathleenRocky Harbour, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Kathleen Pittman announce her passing on Friday, December 24th, 1999 at the Bonne Bay Cottage Hospital, Norris Point at the age of 74 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family, 2 sons: Wilfred (Lillian) Pittman of Halifax, NS; children: Travis, Tammy, Troy & Timmy; Don Pittman of Rocky Harbour, 4 daughters: Isabelle Payne and special friends (Aubrey) of Harpeville, NS, Children: Angie, Chris, & Andy; Cynthia (Robert) Payne, Children: Carol & Jason; Christine (Matthew) Payne, Son: Chad; Pamela Pittman, Son: Christopher all of Rocky Harbour. Special granddaughter: Shana. 4 great-grandchildren; one brother, Benjamin (Beatrice) Parsons of Rocky Harbour; 3 sisters, Winnifred (Howard) Goodyear of Campbell, BC; Stella Harding of Halifax, NS; Lillian (Ralph) Humber of Corner Brook. Also a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives & friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Randell; daughter, Carolyn; grandson, Clinton; brothers, Garland, Donald and Sidney; sisters, Daisy and Edna. Visitation took place on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 at Fillatre's Funeral Home, Rocky Harbour. Funeral Service will take place today, Monday from St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Rocky Harbour at 2 p.m. with Rev. Dennis Newhook officiating. Interment to follow at church cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Monday, December 27, 1999, edition of The Western Star
DOUCETTE, Michael Francis (Frank)Port au Port West It is with great sadness that the family of the late Michael Francis (Frank) Doucette announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Saturday, December 25, 1999 at the age of 60 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Marion and three sons: Gerard (Andrea) in Gambo, Glenn (Augustine) in Saint John, New Brunswick, Darren (Ellie Gale) in Fredericton, New Brunswick and two daughters: Lisa Doucette and Donna Doucette, both in Bay Roberts and his mother, Edna Doucette in Port au Port West and seven brothers: Jack, Stan, Phonse, Bernie, Bert, Harold, Vincent and three sisters: Mary MacDonald, Theresa Delouche, Julie Neville and four granddaughters: Leah, Brittany, Jenna, Michaela and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Jerry Doucette. Friends may call at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Port au Port West on Monday and Tuesday. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, December 29th at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Mercy Church in Port au Port West with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Port au Port East. In lieu of flowers, donations to Our Lady of Mercy Church Memorial Fund, Port au Port West would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville. Monday, December 27, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LANE, Hilda E.E. (nee Wareham)Passed peacefully away at Glenbrook Lodge on December 26, 1999 Hilda Lane, age 96 years. Predeceased by her husband Charles Maxwell in August, 1992. Left with fond and loving memories: son, Norman, Sudbury, ON; daughters: Marie Winsor, London, ON and Anita Hessenauer (Reinhold), Deep Cove, NS; sister, Rita Collett; sisters-in-law: Alice, Diana and Queen Wareham; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. At Hilda's request cremation with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on December 30, 1999. Donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Cathedral Endowment Fund or the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Carnell's Funeral Home. Tuesday, December 28, 1999, edition of The Western Star
TUCKER, Wilfred P.Corner Brook, NF Passed peacefully away at his family residence on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the age of 78 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving wife Lily (nee Vincent), and his dear daughter, Sherry. His three grandsons: David, Darryl and Timothy and granddaughter, Destiny Faith. He loved them all dearly. Also leaving to mourn, 3 brothers, Walter and Stafford (Pearl) residing at Gander, Maxwell (Fay) residing at Lower Sackville, NS. Two sisters: Emma Lang residing at Gander and Louise (Harris) Robinson residing at Lower Sackville, NS. He will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Wednesday during the hours of 7-9 p.m., and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. The funeral service will take place from the Pentecostal Tabernacle Church on Elizabeth Street, Friday at 2 p.m., with Pastor Andrews officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Receiving Vault. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Janeway Children's Hospital. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home. Wednesday, December 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
LUCAS, Eric JamesWW2 Veteran Deer Lake May 10th, 1923 - Dec. 27th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eric James Lucas announce his passing on Monday, December 27th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 76th year. He will be sadly missed by his two daughters: Sandra (Don Parsons) of Ontario and Cathy (Rodney Rubia) of Deer Lake; three sons: Geoffrey (Anne) of Ontario, Robert (Rita) of Alberta and John (Melissa) of Ontario, 17 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; three sisters: Louise (Harold Croucher) of Deer Lake, Irma Grant of Labrador City and Marion (Pearce Caravan) of Georgia. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Edith, brother Bert and sister Ella. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Wednesday at 7-9 p.m. Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church with Pastor Simmonds officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Lest We Forget" Wednesday, December 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MURPHY, Anthony Patrick2 Poplar Road, Corner Brook It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mr. Anthony Murphy announce his passing at the Interfaith Home on Monday, December 27th, 1999 at the age of 73 years. He will be sadly missed by his five sons: Paul and his wife Nola and their children, Adam and Jordan, residing in Corner Brook, Bill and his wife Mildred-Lynn residing in Ottawa, ON, Martin residing in Guelph, ON, Wayne and Patrick residing in Corner Brook. He will also be missed by the families of Ron, Steve, Aloysius, Walter, Nellie, Jack, Peter, Tom and Joe Murphy, all residing in Corner Brook. Mr. Murphy will also be missed by the families of the brothers and sisters of Mrs. Marcella Murphy (nee Mullins), many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends here and away. Mr. Murphy was predeceased by his wife Marcella in March 1994. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, December 29th, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Avenue, continued to the Receiving Chapel at Mount Patricia Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday morning from 10-12 noon. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Interfaith Home or flowers would be warmly accepted. Remember him in your prayers. Wednesday, December 29, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SHEPPARD, Melvin AlfredLark Harbour, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Melvin Alfred Sheppard announce his passing on Friday, December 24th, 1999 at the age of 58 years. Leaving to mourn: his wife Rhodena; three sons: Perry and his wife Theresa, Lark Harbour, Martin and his wife Donna, Alberta and Dwayne and his wife Matilda, Alberta; six grandchildren; Cheryl Lynn, Cole, Jordan, Jenna, Brittany and Kyle; eight sisters: Ena Murrin, British Columbia, Sybil (Frank LeMaire), Louisiana USA, Doris (Ivan Byrne), Lark Harbour, Lottie (Norman Childs), York Harbour, Phyllis Kendell, Nova Scotia, Hilda (Albert Wheeler) Corner Brook, Joan (Gordon Youden), Lark Harbour and Rhonda Walsh, Alberta; three brothers: Harvey, Lark Harbour, Bernard, British Columbia and Gregory, Alberta; three very special little buddies: Jimmy, Adam and Travis and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son Clement (March 1974), mother Eva (July 1987), father Evertt (September 1991), brothers-in-law: Gordon Kendell (May 1991) and Clyde Murrin (December 1993). The family will be receiving friends from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour beginning at 12:00 noon Thursday from where the funeral service will be held on Friday, December 31st, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook. Thursday, December 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BARRETT, Baxter WarrDeer Lake Nov. 6th, 1919 - Dec. 28th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Baxter Warr Barrett announce his passing on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 80th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Levina (Livie) (nee Chaulk); three daughters: Wavey (James Chipp) of Pasadena, Maunda (Rick Roberts) of Cormack and Barbara Bradley of Slave Lake, Alberta; one son Gary of Deer Lake; three grandchildren: Heidi Pavelka and fiancé Derek George of Pasadena, Andrew and Mitchell Roberts both of Cormack; six sisters: Lilly Hawkins of Mt. Pearl, Ethel Lockyer of Scarborough, Ontario, Winnie Crocker, Effie Chancey both of Swift Current, Minnie Furey of Texas and Alfreda Turachek of California; one brother George Barrett of Swift Current. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Friday at 11:00-1:00 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 3:30 p.m. from the Salvation Army church with Capts. Wade and Linda Budgell officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts" Thursday, December 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
TUCKER, Wilfred P.Corner Brook, NF Passed peacefully away at his family residence on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the age of 78 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving wife Lily (nee Vincent), and his dear daughter, Sherry. His three grandsons: David, Darryl and Timothy and granddaughter, Destiny Faith. He loved them all dearly. Also leaving to mourn 3 brothers: Walter and Stafford (Pearl) residing at Gander, Maxwell (Fay) residing at Lower Sackville, NS. Two sisters: Emma Laing residing at Gander and Louise (Harris) Robinson residing at Lower Sackville, NS. He will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Wednesday during the hours of 7-9 p.m., Thursday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. The funeral service will take place from the Pentecostal Tabernacle Church on Elizabeth Street, Friday at 2 p.m. with Pastor Andrews officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Receiving Vault. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Janeway Children's Hospital. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home. Thursday, December 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
MACDONALD, James PaulCorner Brook, NF January 1, 1910 - December 29, 1999 Passed away Wednesday, December 29, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, James MacDonald, at the age of 89. He was predeceased by his wife Kathy, daughter Marjorie, two brothers: Tom and Frank. Left to mourn are his sons: Dave, Howard, Tony, Gerald and Raymond; daughters: Kathy and Marie; 16 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; his companion Jessie Vokey and her family: Roy, Ivy, Fred, Henry, Emma, Gerald, Joseph, Darren; and numerous other relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 31st at 10:30 a.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Avenue, Father Peddle officiating, followed by the interment at the Mt. Patricia Cemetery Receiving Vault. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 318 Curling Street Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation will be graciously accepted. Thursday, December 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
SNOW, Calvin Edward Matthews120A Midland Row, Pasadena June 13th, 1928 - Dec. 28th, 1999 It is with great sadness that the family of the late Calvin Edward Matthews Snow announce his passing on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 71st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving and devoted wife Anne (nee Grant); his two precious sons: Calvin Edward and his wife Donna of Whitehorse, Yukon and Edwin Grant and his wife Lisa of Chilliwack, BC; his two sisters: Blanche (Mrs. Jack Stewart) of Harbour Breton and Marie (Mrs. Bill Mills) of Sudbury, Ontario; his special friends Ed and Bernice Lawrence and Mr. Robert Metcalfe all of Pasadena. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Mr. Calvin Edward Matthews Snow retired from the R.C.A.F. in 1970. Visitation will take place from Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Pasadena today, Thursday evening from 7:00 p.m. where also funeral mass will take place on Friday at 10:00 a.m. with Father Grace officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts" Thursday, December 30, 1999, edition of The Western Star
BAILEY, HarrisonCorner Brook, NF It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harrison Bailey announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, December 30, 1999 in his 75th year. He leaves to mourn his family: four sisters: Minnie Beverly, Ettie Dennis (Ed), Annie Fry (Joe) and Margaret Harvey, all residing in Brampton, Ontario; special nieces Brenda Thomas (Paul), Sylvia Fudge (Jerry), Corner Brook, sister-in-law Jessie Bailey and nephew Gary - Boswarlos and two dear friends Libbie and Al Joy of Corner Brook, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Sunday, January 2, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. from the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Elizabeth Street followed by the interment at the Mt. Patricia Cemetery Receiving Vault. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue Friday from 2-4, Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9, Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation will be graciously accepted. Friday, December 31, 1999, edition of The Western Star
YOUNG, Charles FrancisKitchener, Ontario (Formerly of Flat Bay West, NF) It is with great sadness that the family of the late Charles Francis Young announce his passing at his residence in Kitchener, Ontario on December 27, 1999 at the age of 48 years. He will be sadly missed by his mother, Bridget Young, Stephenville and his children: Tanya, Dale and Charles Jr., Kitchener, Ontario and five brothers: Edward, Kitchener, Ontario, Clayton (Jane), Flat Bay West, Alvin (Mary Ellen), Lyndhurst, NJ, Eugene, Kitchener, Ontario, Kirby, Flat Bay West and five sisters: Hazel, Edmonton, Alberta, Dale, St. George's, NF, Carolyn (Colidge), St. Teresa's, NF, Tracey, Kitchener, Ontario, Della, Flat Bay West and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Israel J. Young in 1992 and his sister, Thelma Marie Young and niece, Bridget Mary Young in 1991. Friends may call at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Flat Bay on Friday evening. Funeral services will take place on Saturday afternoon, January 1st, 2000 from St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Flat Bay with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in St. Teresa's. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville. Friday, December 31, 1999, edition of The Western Star

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Lavender, Frederick Charles
Frederick Charles was my brother. The obit lists Lillian (Arthur Hoffman) as living in St. John's, Lillian was residing in Toronto. It should have been me, Ivy Carol Crocker listed as living in St. John's NL.
Carol Crocker

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